FreeBSD 7.4/8.2-RC1 Available…

December 29, 2010

Ken Smith schreibt auf freebsd-stable@: FreeBSD 7.4/8.2-RC1 Available….

The first Release Candidate for the FreeBSD 7.4/8.2 release cycle is now available. For 7.4-RC1 the amd64, i386, pc98, and sparc64 architectures are available, for 8.2-RC1 those architectures plus ia64 and powerpc are available. Files suitable for creating installation media or doing FTP based installs through the network are available on the FreeBSD mirror sites. Checksums for the images are at the bottom of this message.

For this Release Candidate no packages (except for the doc package set for 8.2-RC1) have been provided in any of the images. Packages will be provided with the RC2 builds.

The target schedule for the releases is available here:

and the wiki pages tracking the current status of the releases are:

If you find problems you can report them through the normal Gnats based PR system or here on the mailing list.

Nachtrag: Unter http://svn.freebsd.org/changeset/base/216663 findet man den entscheidenden Commit im SVN für 8.2. Alle Änderungen im SVN unter /releng/8.2/ sind Bugfixes, die im RC2 enthalten sein werden. Das Gleiche gilt für alle Commits in /releng/7.4/, die nach http://svn.freebsd.org/changeset/base/216664 stattfinden.


FreeBSD 8.1-RC1 unterwegs

June 16, 2010

Ken Smith hat im 8.1-RELEASE-Zweig die Datei sys/conf/newvers.sh angepasst und damit 8.1-RC1 fixiert.