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    1: [[!meta title="NetBSD 8.0 pre-release tasklist"]]
    2: 
    3: ## PRs worth fixing
    4: 
    5: * ~~[[!template id=pr number=52769]]: hang with an ffs stored in an nvme device~~ (done)
    6: 
    7: * ~~[[!template id=pr number=53059]]: repeated nvmectl identify nvme0 locks up sytem~~ (done)
    8: 
    9: * ~~[[!template id=pr number=53043]]: deadlock on evbarm/TEGRA with netbsd-8~~ (done)
   10: 
   11: * ~~[[!template id=pr number=53072]]: netbsd-8 regression: startx (nv driver) crashes system~~ (done)
   12: 
   13: * ~~[[!template id=pr number=53077]]: alpha panic: cpu_uarea_alloc: uvm_pglistalloc failed: 12~~ (done)
   14: 
   15: * ~~[[!template id=pr number=53096]]: netbsd-8 crash on heavy disk I/O~~ (done)
   16: 
   17: * ~~[[!template id=pr number=53053]]: non-MULTIPROCESSOR hangs building Go~~ (still reproducable with newer go?)  
   18:   [[!template id=pr number=53173]]: "go test net/http" locks up the machine (both PRs tied /!\ )
   19: 
   20: * [[!template id=pr number=53016]]: Clock not stable /!\
   21: 
   22: * [[!template id=pr number=53017]]: Kernel panics every now and then with "fpusave_lwp: did not" message
   23: 
   24: * ~~[[!template id=pr number=53143]]: NetBSD 8 panic related to procfs~~ (done)
   25: 
   26: * [[!template id=pr number=53155]]: Wedge after <12h uptime when >2 bnx network interfaces in use /!\
   27: 
   28: * [[!template id=pr number=53161]]: ATF test runs leave a rump_server process around
   29: 
   30: * [[!template id=pr number=53286]]: hdaudio(4), iwm(4) and rtsx(4) detections fail in UEFI case /!\
   31: 
   32: * [[!template id=pr number=53291]]: GPT prevents installation
   33: 
   34: * ~~[[!template id=pr number=53292]]: uefi boot countdown is invisible~~
   35: 
   36: * ~~[[!template id=pr number=53294]]: ixg(4) stops receiving pkts~~
   37: 
   38: ## Bug Bountys
   39: 
   40: PRs in the above list marked with /!\ are show stoppers and have a bug bounty of $100 attached.
   41: If you find a solution for one of the marked issues that leads to closing of the PRs, we will get
   42: in touch with you.
   43: 
   44: ## [Test runs](http://releng.netbsd.org/test-results.html)
   45: 
   46: * ~~[martin's ARM machine invokes ctfconvert unsuccessfully]~~ (done)
   47: 
   48: * ~~ARM t_btowc fail~~ (done)
   49: 
   50: * ~~ZFS tests on amd64 fail~~ (done)
   51: 
   52: ## Functionality backport
   53: 
   54: * ~~Meltdown fix~~ (done)
   55:   + ~~Requires x86_hotpatch.~~ (done)
   56:   + ~~Requires __HAVE_PCPU_AREA.~~ (done)
   57: 
   58: * ~~Spectre fix~~ (done)
   59: 
   60: * ~~SMAP~~ (done)
   61:   + ~~Requires x86_hotpatch.~~ (done)
   62: 
   63: * ~~pmap/pool changes~~ (done)
   64: 
   65: ## kamil TODO
   66: 
   67: * ~~_UC_MACHINE_FP() merge with -8~~ (done)
   68: 
   69: * ~~regnsub(3) regasub(3) - pass size_t nmatch in API (OK from Christos, the author)~~ (abandoned)
   70: 
   71: * ~~ptrace(2) - one functionality removal from -8 and HEAD; to be presented/discussed~~ (done)
   72: 
   73: ## Installer issues
   74: 
   75: * Sysinst gpt partitioning is subpar
   76: 
   77: * Sysinst should handle UEFI installs out of the box
   78: 
   79: * x86 / drmkms console font is too tiny
   80: 
   81: ## Writing release notes
   82: 
   83: * [Draft of content](https://wiki.netbsd.org/users/maya/release-notes-8-draft/) (needs attention from ARM)

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