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 # Hackathon 16  # Hackathon 16
   
 The 16th NetBSD hackathon will be run from February 10th to February 12th.  The 16th NetBSD hackathon will be run from February 10th to February 12th.
 Our goal is fixing all the bugs that needs fixing to get  Our goal is fixing all the bugs that need fixing to get
 [[NetBSD-current|http://www.NetBSD.org/docs/current/]] ready for the  [[NetBSD-current|http://www.NetBSD.org/docs/current/]] ready for the
 creation of the NetBSD 6.0 release branch.  creation of the NetBSD 6.0 release branch.
   
Line 29  a lot of great features in it: Line 29  a lot of great features in it:
 * New and enhanced drivers  * New and enhanced drivers
 * ... and many other features  * ... and many other features
   
 To make sure that NetBSD users get the best possible experience of  To make sure that NetBSD users get the best possible experience of the
 the new release we would like to fix as many as possible of the  new release we would like to fix as many as possible of the following
 following bugs. If you are able to fix these bugs by supplying patches  bugs. If you are able to help us to fix these bugs by supplying
 or testing fixes please consider to participate.  patches or testing fixes please consider to participate.  We are also
 We are also in need of people to supply documentation fixes, preferably  in need of people to supply documentation fixes, preferably in the
 in the form of patches.  Release notes and/or manual pages!  form of patches.  Release notes and/or manual pages!
   
 Critical bugs:  Critical bugs:
   
Line 67  Important bugs: Line 67  Important bugs:
 * [[PR 38457|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/38457]]: ipf doesn't handle IPv6 fragments  * [[PR 38457|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/38457]]: ipf doesn't handle IPv6 fragments
 * [[PR 39066|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/39066]]: Tty settings mangled.  * [[PR 39066|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/39066]]: Tty settings mangled.
 * [[PR 4029|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/4029]]: Register usage doesn't comply with SPARC ABI  * [[PR 4029|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/4029]]: Register usage doesn't comply with SPARC ABI
 * [[PR 44705|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/44705]]: libc violates sparc ABI by using %g7  
 * [[PR 38540|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/38540]]: recent i386 GENERIC kernel cannot boot with VIA chipset  * [[PR 38540|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/38540]]: recent i386 GENERIC kernel cannot boot with VIA chipset
 * [[PR 38643|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/38643]]: (dM) st tape drive loses data  * [[PR 38643|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/38643]]: (dM) st tape drive loses data
 * [[PR 39305|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/39305]]: loops through gre(4) cause a hang or crash  * [[PR 39305|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/39305]]: loops through gre(4) cause a hang or crash
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 * [[PR 41936|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/41936]]: gdb does not work for threaded programs on sparc64  * [[PR 41936|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/41936]]: gdb does not work for threaded programs on sparc64
 * [[PR 41208|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/41208]]: objcopy -S -O binary aborts w/ BFD internal error  * [[PR 41208|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/41208]]: objcopy -S -O binary aborts w/ BFD internal error
 * [[PR 41127|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/41127]]: Update/improve newfs docs regarding raw devices  * [[PR 41127|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/41127]]: Update/improve newfs docs regarding raw devices
 * [[PR 45762|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/45762]]: ntpd default config violates pool.ntp.org policy  
 * [[PR 40346|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/40346]]: libexpat should be in base.tgz  * [[PR 40346|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/40346]]: libexpat should be in base.tgz
 * [[PR 9582|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/9582]]: sysinst doesn't allow source or pkgsrc installation  * [[PR 9582|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/9582]]: sysinst doesn't allow source or pkgsrc installation
 * [[PR 38571|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/38571]]: sysinst runs "postinstall fix"  * [[PR 38571|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/38571]]: sysinst runs "postinstall fix"
 * [[PR 12769|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/12769]]: clarify the upgrade notes for when the sets are on /usr  * [[PR 12769|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/12769]]: clarify the upgrade notes for when the sets are on /usr
 * [[PR 43314|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/43314]]: pc relative relocations are "off by 1*size" on vax  * [[PR 43314|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/43314]]: pc relative relocations are "off by 1*size" on vax
 * [[PR 44159|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/44159]]: startx (xinit) fails  * [[PR 44159|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/44159]]: startx (xinit) fails
 * [[PR 45153|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/45153]]: there should be a build.sh target for building live images  
 * [[PR 45155|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/45155]]: there are no usb-stick installer images  * [[PR 45155|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/45155]]: there are no usb-stick installer images
 * [[PR 45439|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/45439]]: gcc generates out-of-range branch insn for m68k  * [[PR 45439|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/45439]]: gcc generates out-of-range branch insn for m68k
 * [[PR 45573|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/45573]]: internal compiler error when building f2c on sparc64  * [[PR 45573|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/45573]]: internal compiler error when building f2c on sparc64

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