On Fri, Apr 26, 2002 at 01:00:21PM -0700, Bruce A. Mah wrote: > If memory serves me right, Ruslan Ermilov wrote: > > > It's important to note that you no > > longer need to have a today's world to build a today's release. > > I.e., if you built world a month ago, and didn't touch /usr/src > > since, and /usr/obj has "buildworld" output for this /usr/src, > > and you have booted with this world, it should be okay to start > > building today's release. > > I'm not sure I understand this comment. Why was there a requirement to > have today's /usr/src and /usr/obj before starting a release? > > (Most of my release-building experience is with 4-STABLE, but so far it > seems like as long as there haven't been any major API changes or other > shufflings between what's on the machine and the release being built, it > Just Worked (TM).) > You're right, it wasn't required even before.
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