[oi-dev] pkg version bump in /dev
gber at openindiana.org
Thu Nov 24 08:31:46 UTC 2011
* Josef 'Jeff' Sipek <jeffpc at josefsipek.net> [2011-11-24 01:55]:
> On Thu, Nov 24, 2011 at 01:51:34AM +0100, Guido Berhoerster wrote:
> > * Josef 'Jeff' Sipek <jeffpc at josefsipek.net> [2011-11-24 00:28]:
> > > A bunch of people have been using /experimental's pkg. Everything seems to
> > > work quite well. (For those of you who don't know, /experimental has the
> > > 173 pkg backport.)
> > >
> > > Thoughts about moving this into /dev? I think it'll make things easier for
> > > us in the long run - less divergence between /dev and /experimental, as well
> > > as very useful features such as mediated links.
> > /stable was to be branched off of /dev and /dev should serve as a
> > testbed for updates and fixes going into the stable release. So
> > in order to allow users who currently run /dev to migrate to
> > /stable later we can't currently upgrade /dev to /experimental.
> I'm not sure what you thought I meant, but...
Sorry, I wasn't sure whether you only meant pkg b173 or other
> > However, I'm all for integrating the b173 pkg backport into /dev
> > and thus the stable release.
> This is what I was thinking.
In that case great, I've been using my own build of it on my
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