[TUHS] Pristine version of 2.11BSD

Jacob Ritorto jacob.ritorto at gmail.com
Sun Dec 20 09:55:41 AEST 2015

My $0.02:  Stop at exactly where you know it's still completely clean and
document well (i.e. this email copied into a README somewhere with the
distro) what's blocking you.  If you proceed with force, it maligns the
goal, here, which was stated as "pristine."  Many, many thanks for the push
this far, however!


On Sat, Dec 19, 2015 at 5:44 PM, Tom Ivar Helbekkmo <tih at hamartun.priv.no>

> I wrote:
> > For what it's worth, I've begun.  So far, I've worked backward from
> > patchlevel 195 to 177.  I've had to patch files forward from 2.10.1 a
> > couple of times, and that's gone without a hitch.
> Ran into trouble with patch 141.  The /usr/src/bin/ld.c file from 2.10.1
> is too old; patches from between that and the initial 2.11 are missing,
> and the file gets deleted and replaced at a later level of 2.11 patches,
> breaking the history.  Patch 141 uncovers the problem.
> I can make the patches work, of course - but it means that for much of
> the resulting 2.11 history, /usr/src/bin/ld.c will be wrong.
> -tih
> --
> Elections cannot be allowed to change anything.  --Dr. Wolfgang Schäuble
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