Re: PATCHES for Kris Kennaway to commit

2001-10-08 Thread Doug Barton
Terry Lambert wrote: Giorgos Keramidas wrote: Terry Lambert [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Steve Kargl wrote: man send-pr Yeah; I'd prefer it if send-pr ran under Windows, or of FreeBSD would support WinModems. What fails to work for you in the Web Interface at

Re: PATCHES for Kris Kennaway to commit

2001-10-08 Thread John Baldwin
On 07-Oct-01 Terry Lambert wrote: As to the work itself, I have been avoiding it, since we have a new person at ClickArray whose trial by fire is building an updated developer workstation release CDROM based on the FreeBSD 4.3-RELEASE plus our heavily modified kernel code, and our

Re: PATCHES for Kris Kennaway to commit

2001-10-07 Thread Terry Lambert
Peter Wemm wrote: Terry Lambert wrote: Peter Wemm wrote: param.c was moved to kern/subr_param.c and is fully dynamic, and already has these changes. Nice to know that my changes previously posted to -current in the 4.3 timeframe have been incorporated during the rewrite.

Re: PATCHES for Kris Kennaway to commit

2001-10-07 Thread Terry Lambert
Peter Wemm wrote: Incidently, *knowingly* posting patches that are a year out of date do not look good for anybody. :-( 24 Apr 2001 was not a year ago. I won't get into the we don't use -current argument again; if you want the patches, take them. The diffs will apply cleanly for the most

Re: PATCHES for Kris Kennaway to commit

2001-10-07 Thread Terry Lambert
Kris Kennaway wrote: No, Terry, I didn't offer you carte blanche to submit any change to FreeBSD and I'll commit it, I offered to commit your specific changes to an area of FreeBSD you were complaining about (registration of sysinstall distributions as packages), which I happened to agree

Re: PATCHES for Kris Kennaway to commit

2001-10-07 Thread Terry Lambert
Sheldon Hearn wrote: The change is not undefended. It's been made very clear from the beginning that the security officer team sees the UUCP software as a security liability, and would like the software relegated to ports so as to limit the impact of vulnerabilities. The specific problem is

Re: PATCHES for Kris Kennaway to commit

2001-10-07 Thread Steve Kargl
On Sun, Oct 07, 2001 at 12:13:50AM -0700, Terry Lambert wrote: Terry Lambert wrote: It was posted to -current (see above). man send-pr A search of the GNATS databases with terry and lambert returns zero hits. The freebsd-current mailing list is not the preferred method for submission of

Re: PATCHES for Kris Kennaway to commit

2001-10-07 Thread Terry Lambert
Steve Kargl wrote: It was posted to -current (see above). man send-pr A search of the GNATS databases with terry and lambert returns zero hits. The freebsd-current mailing list is not the preferred method for submission of patches and change requests. Yeah; I'd prefer it if send-pr

Re: PATCHES for Kris Kennaway to commit

2001-10-07 Thread Giorgos Keramidas
Terry Lambert [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Steve Kargl wrote: man send-pr Yeah; I'd prefer it if send-pr ran under Windows, or of FreeBSD would support WinModems. What fails to work for you in the Web Interface at http://www.FreeBSD.org/send-pr.html ? -giorgos To Unsubscribe: send mail

Re: PATCHES for Kris Kennaway to commit

2001-10-07 Thread Nik Clayton
On Sun, Oct 07, 2001 at 01:45:37PM -0700, Terry Lambert wrote: Steve Kargl wrote: It was posted to -current (see above). man send-pr A search of the GNATS databases with terry and lambert returns zero hits. The freebsd-current mailing list is not the preferred method for

Re: PATCHES for Kris Kennaway to commit

2001-10-07 Thread Giorgos Keramidas
Jason [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: The web interface doesn't allow for patches to be attached. http://www.FreeBSD.org/cgi/query-pr.cgi?pr=27653 [ Synopsis: Updates to send-pr.html to support MIME ] Don't use attachments. MIME is evil. Copy/paste the patch in the report. There are

Re: PATCHES for Kris Kennaway to commit

2001-10-07 Thread Warner Losh
In message [EMAIL PROTECTED] Terry Lambert writes: : NB: Other people have complained about this as well. That's why I always use the web interface to deal with bugs... That way the web server does the mailing, which seems to be much better at getting into the databse. Warner To Unsubscribe:

Re: PATCHES for Kris Kennaway to commit

2001-10-07 Thread Warner Losh
In message [EMAIL PROTECTED] Giorgos Keramidas writes: : Don't use attachments. MIME is evil. Copy/paste the patch in the : report. There are people out there that do not have MIME-aware MUA's : and you'll break the nice query-pr command that developers can use in : freefall to read the entire

Re: PATCHES for Kris Kennaway to commit

2001-10-07 Thread Peter Wemm
Warner Losh wrote: In message [EMAIL PROTECTED] Giorgos Keramidas writes: : Don't use attachments. MIME is evil. Copy/paste the patch in the : report. There are people out there that do not have MIME-aware MUA's : and you'll break the nice query-pr command that developers can use in :

Re: PATCHES for Kris Kennaway to commit

2001-10-07 Thread Terry Lambert
Giorgos Keramidas wrote: Terry Lambert [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Steve Kargl wrote: man send-pr Yeah; I'd prefer it if send-pr ran under Windows, or of FreeBSD would support WinModems. What fails to work for you in the Web Interface at http://www.FreeBSD.org/send-pr.html ?

Re: PATCHES for Kris Kennaway to commit

2001-10-06 Thread Peter Wemm
Terry Lambert wrote: After that, you can commit the patches to /sys/conf/param.c to make maxfiles and maxfilesperproc tunable at boot time, and the patches to login.c to make it possible to rebadge the login: and password: prompts, and the patches to /sys/netinet/udp_usrreq.c to make it so

Re: PATCHES for Kris Kennaway to commit

2001-10-06 Thread Terry Lambert
Peter Wemm wrote: param.c was moved to kern/subr_param.c and is fully dynamic, and already has these changes. Nice to know that my changes previously posted to -current in the 4.3 timeframe have been incorporated during the rewrite. Thanks! If you're going to submit stuff, please at least

Re: PATCHES for Kris Kennaway to commit

2001-10-06 Thread Peter Wemm
Terry Lambert wrote: Peter Wemm wrote: param.c was moved to kern/subr_param.c and is fully dynamic, and already has these changes. Nice to know that my changes previously posted to -current in the 4.3 timeframe have been incorporated during the rewrite. BULLSHIT! They came from yahoo,

Re: PATCHES for Kris Kennaway to commit

2001-10-06 Thread Peter Wemm
Peter Wemm wrote: Terry Lambert wrote: If you're going to submit stuff, please at least do us the courtesy to ma ke sure it is relative to recent source trees. This change was made quite s om e time ago on both -current and RELENG_4. Yeah; I made it last April, and

Re: PATCHES for Kris Kennaway to commit

2001-10-06 Thread Kris Kennaway
On Sat, Oct 06, 2001 at 12:15:23PM -0700, Terry Lambert wrote: You may recall that this isn't the first time I've tried to offer my help in developing and committing your changes to an area of FreeBSD which you've complained about -- although at least this time you didn't just ignore my

Re: PATCHES for Kris Kennaway to commit

2001-10-06 Thread Sheldon Hearn
On Sat, 06 Oct 2001 12:15:23 MST, Terry Lambert wrote: I'm interested in the UUCP code only in so far as it is an unnecessary -- and so far, undefended by you -- change to code that's working fine for other people. The change is not undefended. It's been made very clear from the beginning