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 # Hackathon 16  # Hackathon 17
   
 The 16th NetBSD hackathon *is running until February 12th*.  The 17th NetBSD hackathon *is running from June 14th until June 17th*.
 Our goal is fixing all the bugs that need 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 9  Join us on the IRC channel #netbsd-code  Line 9  Join us on the IRC channel #netbsd-code 
 Just join, have a look around and ask your questions or what work needs to  Just join, have a look around and ask your questions or what work needs to
 be done.  be done.
   
   ## Release plans for NetBSD-6.0
   ============================
   
   This file is managed by the release engineering team - please get in touch
   with them with any feedback.
   
   Will be in 6.0
   --------------
   + ZFS - need an update on viability, needs work
   + in-kernel iSCSI initiator, and user tools - in othersrc, needs to be moved to src
   + 64-bit time_t
   + rump - pooka has declared interfaces stable
   + LVM/dmapper and tools
   + workable MIPS for all
   + netpgp - agc
   + able to use external compilers and toolchain
   + cleaned up files in repos - joerg
   + support for wide efficient regexps with tre
   + native X11R7
   + TLS - joerg
   + following on from TLS, modern gdb
   + lua scripting
   + agreement and communication of tiered port system (before release) - pooka
   + other enhancements and new functionality in -current
   + tcp support in libsa? need to merge SoC project
   + sasl - SoC project was merged
   + namei changes - dholland
   + support for resizing ffs - riz
   + production support for fss
   + Xen/SMP
   + Xen suspend/resume
   + automated test framework for testing releng autobuilds
   + full functionality for NPF - SMP-aware packet filter - rmind
   + fixed IPSEC NAT-T
   + GPT-aware bootloader for i386/amd64 - jakllsch
   + gcc 4.5
   + clang - joerg
   + NetBSD/usermode - jmcneill, reinoud
   
   Possibly in 6.0
   ---------------
   + mobile IPv6 - we have the mods, need application of same to the repo
   + kernel modules need work
   
   May not make 6.0
   ----------------
   + XIP
   
   Will not be in 6.0
   ------------------
   + gaols
   + sctp
   + devfs
   
   
   Alistair Crooks
   On behalf of core and releng teams
   
 ## Primary goals  ## Primary goals
   
 We want NetBSD 6.0 to be the best NetBSD release ever. There are already  We want NetBSD 6.0 to be the best NetBSD release ever. There are already
Line 76  Important bugs: Line 134  Important bugs:
 * [[PR 30756|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/30756]]: gdb not usable for live debugging of threaded programs  * [[PR 30756|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/30756]]: gdb not usable for live debugging of threaded programs
 * [[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  * <s>[[PR 41127|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/41127]]: Update/improve newfs docs regarding raw devices</s>
 * [[PR 40346|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/40346]]: libexpat should be in base.tgz  * fixed: [[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
 * fixed <s>[[PR 45155|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/45155]]: there are no usb-stick installer images</s>  * [[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
 * [[PR 45620|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/45620]]: MAKEDEV failures remains unoticed in miniroot build  * [[PR 45620|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/45620]]: MAKEDEV failures remains unoticed in miniroot build
Line 96  Should be fixed: Line 154  Should be fixed:
   
 * [[PR 37726|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/37726]]: request documentation of 2147 second limit on adjtime(2)  * [[PR 37726|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/37726]]: request documentation of 2147 second limit on adjtime(2)
 * [[PR 19774|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/19774]]: ddb can be entered twice and then you can't get out  * [[PR 19774|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/19774]]: ddb can be entered twice and then you can't get out
 * [[PR 36526|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/36526]]: ddb(4) doesn't document ddb.commandonenter fully, nor correctly  * fixed <s>[[PR 36526|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/36526]]: ddb(4) doesn't document ddb.commandonenter fully, nor correctly</s>
 * [[PR 36227|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/36227]]: TRYEMULROOT-related doc issues about absolute symlinks  * [[PR 36227|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/36227]]: TRYEMULROOT-related doc issues about absolute symlinks
 * [[PR 38141|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/38141]]: lookup/vfs_busy acquire rwlock recursively (now, transient unmount failures)  * [[PR 38141|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/38141]]: lookup/vfs_busy acquire rwlock recursively (now, transient unmount failures)
 * [[PR 38889|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/38889]]: Crash on open/mmap/close of block device  * [[PR 38889|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/38889]]: Crash on open/mmap/close of block device
Line 202  It would also be nice to fix the followi Line 260  It would also be nice to fix the followi
 * [[PR 38066|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/38066]]: tar doesn't dearchive correctly long symlinks  * [[PR 38066|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/38066]]: tar doesn't dearchive correctly long symlinks
 * [[PR 41049|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/41049]]: usermod -g =uid testuser does not create group as indicated by man page  * [[PR 41049|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/41049]]: usermod -g =uid testuser does not create group as indicated by man page
 * [[PR 41526|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/41526]]: re-support /usr/bin/vi's -F option  * [[PR 41526|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/41526]]: re-support /usr/bin/vi's -F option
 * [[PR 43839|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/43839]]: vi can't resize in -current  * fixed <s>[[PR 43839|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/43839]]: vi can't resize in -current</s>
 * [[PR 45006|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/45006]]: nvi gives nonsense error when TERM environment variable unset  * fixed in HEAD in 2009 <s>[[PR 45006|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/45006]]: nvi gives nonsense error when TERM environment variable unset</s>
 * [[PR 5034|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/5034]]: the num lock light doesn't change when switching to X (also, 9127)  * [[PR 5034|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/5034]]: the num lock light doesn't change when switching to X (also, 9127)
 * [[PR 9127|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/9127]]: CapsLock not properly handled between virtual consoles with X (also, 5034)  * [[PR 9127|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/9127]]: CapsLock not properly handled between virtual consoles with X (also, 5034)
 * [[PR 42569|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/42569]]: Please import xf86-input-usbtablet driver from OpenBSD xenocara  * [[PR 42569|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/42569]]: Please import xf86-input-usbtablet driver from OpenBSD xenocara

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