Re: re-entrancy and the IP stack.

2001-11-17 Thread George V. Neville-Neil
Are y'all going to discuss this at BSDCon? I'm probably going there and would like to contribute if I could. Later, George To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with unsubscribe freebsd-current in the body of the message

Re: re-entrancy and the IP stack.

2001-11-17 Thread George V. Neville-Neil
I recommend you all look at The Click Modular router http://www.pdos.lcs.mit.edu/click/ which is a step in the right direction. Of course given the current architecture it may be very hard to adapt it to this kind of model. I led/worked on a project at Wind River Systems to do a

A quick, dumb, question...

2002-02-17 Thread George V. Neville-Neil
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Re: more -current testers

2002-02-19 Thread George V. Neville-Neil
As someone who's just starting down this path as well, I'd say the sooner the better. Later, George To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with unsubscribe freebsd-current in the body of the message

Re: FreeBSD Project management (was: Patch sets to date and timing tests with Giant out of userret.)

2002-02-20 Thread George V. Neville-Neil
I'm not in the core of the SMP stuff (the closest I'll get is the networking stuff) but I wonder if there is: 1) A work list of things that need to be done. 2) If that list is easy to read/update. Has anyone considered a Wiki to do this kind of coordination? We used TWiki at my last employer

Re: FreeBSD Project management (was: Patch sets to date and timi

2002-02-20 Thread George V. Neville-Neil
and if people like it that will be fine. I'll write up a short email with pointers etc. so people will have an idea what to expect. If people hate it, well there is always rm :-) Later, George -- George V. Neville-Neil [EMAIL PROTECTED] NIC:GN82 Those who would

TWiki as promised...

2002-02-22 Thread George V. Neville-Neil
then put a nop before it on the page. I'm working with the author to come up with a way to make it so that FreeBSD never gets converted within our TWiki Web. Later, George -- George V. Neville-Neil [EMAIL PROTECTED] NIC:GN82 Those who would trade liberty

Re: TWiki as promised...

2002-02-22 Thread George V. Neville-Neil
Hmm cute I added a comment as an experiment.. really quite easy to use after the first 5 minute learning curve. Well, you're the only one to use it thus far so let's see what others think as well. Thanks for checking it out though. Later, George -- George V. Neville-Neil

Re: TWiki as promised...

2002-02-23 Thread George V. Neville-Neil
a fresh page. Add whatever you like to it. Later, George -- George V. Neville-Neil [EMAIL PROTECTED] NIC:GN82 Those who would trade liberty for temporary security deserve neither - Benjamin Franklin

Re: TWiki as promised...

2002-02-23 Thread George V. Neville-Neil
can edit, it's social pressure that keeps things from a state of chaos. Anyways, what would people like? Later, George -- George V. Neville-Neil [EMAIL PROTECTED] NIC:GN82 Those who would trade liberty for temporary security deserve neither

Re: TWiki as promised...

2002-02-23 Thread George V. Neville-Neil
annoying (to me at least) to see FreeBSD as a link everywhere when it's mostly just a name. Later, George -- George V. Neville-Neil [EMAIL PROTECTED] NIC:GN82 Those who would trade liberty for temporary security deserve neither

Problems with picobsd...

2002-02-24 Thread George V. Neville-Neil
This comes from the command: ./release/picobsd/build/picobsd --src /home/gnn/FreeBSD/src --init Clues? Thanks, George -- George V. Neville-Neil [EMAIL PROTECTED] NIC:GN82 Those who would trade liberty for temporary security deserve neither

picobsd redux

2002-07-01 Thread George V. Neville-Neil
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Re: picobsd redux

2002-07-02 Thread George V. Neville-Neil
:-) When, exactly, was the 3.1 import? Later, George -- George V. Neville-Neil [EMAIL PROTECTED] Neville-Neil Consulting www.neville-neil.com I learn only to be contented. inscription at Ryoan-ji in Kyoto, Japan

Recommended MP development machines...

2002-07-03 Thread George V. Neville-Neil
Hi, I know everyone says they all work but i'd like some recommendations on MP machines for -CURRENT work. I'll be ordering one this week. Thanks, George -- George V. Neville-Neil [EMAIL PROTECTED] Neville-Neil Consulting

Re: New SCSI: can't 'make depend'

2002-08-31 Thread George V. Neville-Neil
I think this is in -STABLE not -CURRENT, I'm having this problem there. Later, George -- George V. Neville-Neil [EMAIL PROTECTED] Neville-Neil Consulting www.neville-neil.com I learn only to be contented. inscription at Ryoan

Getting a first build up and running?

2001-03-03 Thread George V. Neville-Neil
Hi, I have a machine I want to use as a FreeBSD-Current machine since I want to work with some of the new features in 5.x that I require for a port (I'm trying to port The Click Modular Router from Linux and it would be good to have kernel threads). The problem is that the

Re: Getting a first build up and running?

2001-03-03 Thread George V. Neville-Neil
The click router was designed around he same time as netgraph with many of the same design goals, except they wanted to make it slightly less lego than I did. It is interesting how many common ideas came up but also how many differences As one of the designers of netgraph I'd be

Latest versions of bsd.lib.mk break picobsd...

2002-02-25 Thread George V. Neville-Neil
}/usr/include to be the first in the include list does not always work, e.g. lib/libbind.) So, can someone help me out here? Thanks, George -- George V. Neville-Neil [EMAIL PROTECTED] NIC:GN82 Those who would trade liberty for temporary security deserve neither

Are there periodic GOOD tags in CVS for -CURRENT?

2002-02-26 Thread George V. Neville-Neil
Hi Folks, I'm wondering if anyone has been laying down periodic good tags in -CURRENT so that people who are just starting with it have a place to start that is reasonably stable. Yes, I know about -STABLE but that's not what I mean. Thanks, George -- George V. Neville-Neil

Re: Are there periodic GOOD tags in CVS for -CURRENT?

2002-02-26 Thread George V. Neville-Neil
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Re: Discussion of guidelines for additional version control mechanisms (fwd)

2002-02-27 Thread George V. Neville-Neil
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Re: Discussion of guidelines for additional version control mechanisms (fwd)

2002-02-27 Thread George V. Neville-Neil
of this problem. Of that I am glad. Later, George -- George V. Neville-Neil [EMAIL PROTECTED] NIC:GN82 Those who would trade liberty for temporary security deserve neither - Benjamin Franklin To Unsubscribe: send mail

Re: Discussion of guidelines for additional version control mechanisms (fwd)

2002-02-27 Thread George V. Neville-Neil
one now, it may not all be written down, but we do have it. Later, George -- George V. Neville-Neil [EMAIL PROTECTED] NIC:GN82 Those who would trade liberty for temporary security deserve neither - Benjamin

Re: Latest versions of bsd.lib.mk break picobsd...

2002-02-27 Thread George V. Neville-Neil
have to worry about having -CURRENT on my development machine. Later, George -- George V. Neville-Neil [EMAIL PROTECTED] NIC:GN82 Those who would trade liberty for temporary security deserve neither - Benjamin

Re: Discussion of guidelines for additional version control mechanisms (fwd)

2002-02-27 Thread George V. Neville-Neil
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Re: Discussion of guidelines for additional version controlmechanisms (fwd)

2002-02-27 Thread George V. Neville-Neil
to know what this is before scribbling please start here: www.twiki.org Later, George -- George V. Neville-Neil [EMAIL PROTECTED] NIC:GN82 Those who would trade liberty for temporary security deserve neither

Re: Latest versions of bsd.lib.mk break picobsd...

2002-02-27 Thread George V. Neville-Neil
. --- fail: Error 1 error code libraries in Error: failed while making libraries --- Aborting ./release/picobsd/build/picobsd Later, George -- George V. Neville-Neil [EMAIL PROTECTED] NIC:GN82 Those who would trade liberty for temporary security deserve neither

Re: Discussion of guidelines for additional version control mechanisms (fwd)

2002-02-28 Thread George V. Neville-Neil
. :-) Later, George -- George V. Neville-Neil [EMAIL PROTECTED] NIC:GN82 Those who would trade liberty for temporary security deserve neither - Benjamin Franklin To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: Discussion of guidelines for additional version control mechanisms (fwd)

2002-02-28 Thread George V. Neville-Neil
concerning addressing the problems that have been discussed. Then I'll spit a copy out for more general comments. Sounds like a great plan to me. Alas I think you'll get more feedback once you have the strawman proposal, people just seem to work that way. Later, George -- George V. Neville-Neil

gtags? htags?

2002-03-05 Thread George V. Neville-Neil
Are these supposed to be part of the base install of FreeBSD? I can't find them anywhere and they're not in ports. They're needed for the tags: target in the kernel makefiles and since I'd like to be able to browse code... Thanks for any pointers, George -- George V. Neville-Neil

Re: gtags? htags?

2002-03-05 Thread George V. Neville-Neil
They are part of the 'global' port/package. It used to be part of the base system, but the author changed the license to GPL and it was decided that we could easily enough live with it as a port. Thanks much! Later, George -- George V. Neville-Neil

Re: HEADS UP: Be nice to -CURRENT ( 1 week Feature Slush )

2002-03-08 Thread George V. Neville-Neil
/csu/i386-elf. *** Error code 1 Stop in /home/gnn/FreeBSD/src.latest. *** Error code 1 -- George V. Neville-Neil [EMAIL PROTECTED] NIC:GN82 Those who would trade liberty for temporary security deserve neither

Crash in netstat

2002-03-27 Thread George V. Neville-Neil
() call on line 149 of unix.c in -STABLE (the same line occurs in -CURRENT). It would seem that the xsocket data structure passed to printf causes it to barf. Has anyone else seen this? Thanks, George -- George V. Neville-Neil [EMAIL PROTECTED] Neville-Neil