Annotation of wikisrc/hackathon.mdwn, revision 1.11

1.10      tron        1: # Hackathon 16
1.1       asau        2: 
1.10      tron        3: The 16th NetBSD hackathon will be run from February 10th to February 12th.
                      4: Our goal is fixing all the bugs that needs fixing to get
1.11    ! tron        5: [[NetBSD-current|http://www.NetBSD.org/docs/current/]] ready for the
1.10      tron        6: creation of the NetBSD 6.0 release branch.
1.1       asau        7: 
                      8: Join us on the IRC channel #netbsd-code on freenode (irc.freenode.net).
1.10      tron        9: Just join, have a look around and ask your questions or what work needs to
                     10: be done.
1.1       asau       11: 
1.2       asau       12: ## Primary goals
1.1       asau       13: 
1.10      tron       14: We want NetBSD 6.0 to be the best NetBSD release ever. There are already
                     15: a lot of great features in it:
1.1       asau       16: 
1.10      tron       17: * Improved kernel performance and scalibity
                     18: * New kernel module framework with automatic module loading
                     19: * Logic Volume Manager
                     20: * NetBSD Packet Filter
                     21: * Xen SMP support
                     22: * Flash file-system CHFS
                     23: * Automated Regression Testing
                     24: * Improved FUSE support
                     25: * Updated Linux emulation
                     26: * GCC 4.5.3
                     27: * Updated X.org X11 distribution
                     28: * SMTP authentication client built into Postfix (now version 2.8.7)
                     29: * New and enhanced drivers
                     30: * ... and many other features
                     31: 
                     32: To make sure that NetBSD users get the best possible experience of
                     33: the new release we would like to fix as many as possible of the
                     34: following bugs:
                     35: 
                     36: Critical bugs:
1.11    ! tron       37: 
1.10      tron       38: * [[PR 45677|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/45677]]: The stress_killer test sometimes does
                     39: * [[PR 45708|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/45708]]: Unable to read big files from large FFSv2 (12TB), ls out of swap
                     40: * [[PR 44788|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/44788]]: mlock(2) panic
                     41: * [[PR 45187|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/45187]]: select(2) sometimes doesn't wakeup
                     42: * [[PR 45833|http://gnats.NetBSD.org/45833]]: occasional crash of 5.99.59: SPL NOT LOWERED ON TRAP EXIT

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