DragonFly commits List (threaded) for 2004-02
Re: cvs commit: CVSROOT exclude
:Matthew Dillon wrote:
:> Well, you didn't answer my first query :-).
:Did you send it to Rob or myself ? I don't see before this in my email
Oh, well,... I sent it to Rob I think. In anycase, not a big deal.
I would prefer that any vendor code related fixups we do revert the
vendor code to its pristine state and put the adjustments in the
build directories instead of patching the vendor code (e.g. like I
do with binutils212 and gcc3-3), but that's a lot of work (it was
at least 40 man hours for me to do gcc3-3) so it's not a requirement.
Crypto would be a good candidate.
FreeBSD almost got it right but by insisting on making patches directly
to the vendor import they create a situation where older versions of the
vendor code must be physically retained in the repository, and the result
is that a lot of vendor code is allowed to rot for long periods of time.