[rescue] Total corporate madness (

Dave McGuire mcguire at neurotica.com
Tue Aug 12 10:36:04 CDT 2003

On Tuesday, August 12, 2003, at 10:47 AM, Charles Shannon Hendrix wrote:
>> It wasn't a release, it was a CVS branch.
> Of course it was a release... all NetBSD CVS branches have a release,
> unless you got this from unofficial sources.


   I got it from CVS using a branch tag.  I call that "a CVS branch".

> Like maybe der Linden's i386 SMP branch, which merged with NetBSD in
> October 2002.

   That's the one.

>> Sure...it was brand new stuff.  I didn't say it was the
>> fastest/smoothest SMP implementation in OS history, did I?  No.  I 
>> said
>> it was production-quality-stable, which it was.
> Current SMP is not, so that's why I got curious about what you were
> running.  You either used something no one else has, or the 
> improvements
> for 1.6 are causing growing pains.

   I didn't have any "special" access to anything.  I suspect things got 
broken in the course of "improvements".

>>   Am I just in a mood today, or are you really picking apart things I
>> didn't even say?
> No, its definitely your problem today.

   That figures.  Thanks for being honest about it.  Lots of stress 
lately.  Lots.


Dave McGuire                 "You don't have Vaseline in Canada?"
St. Petersburg, FL                     -Bill Bradford

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