DragonFly users List (threaded) for 2005-02
Re: Success Story
On Wed(23)/Feb/05 - , Guillermo Garcia Rojas wrote:
> Two days ago I cvsuped and follow the usual steps to build my DFly system,
> I did something wrong, and every single command throws me a segmentation
> This wasn't the first time I did something wrong, so I insert my FreeBSD
> 4.9-RELEASE CD and Upgrade, to move along then to DragonFly again.
> I cvsuped and "make buildworld" but something went wrong. Someone on IRC
> told me that crosscompiling was not supported anymore. So I would have to
> back-up, and reinstall from scratch.
> Because of business problems, I will be offline at the end of this month,
> so I have no time to send all my data (mp3's mostly :D) to another
> machine, download the latest DragonFly ISO, buy a CD, burn the ISO,
> reinstall, and move data back to my box. The I decided to stay on FreeBSD
> 4.11 for the moment.
> But, here becomes the success of this story: someone of the developers
> helped me, as others have did it in other time, and made a review of my
> "make buildworld" problem, and submit a patch (ls.c patch). Now I'm back
> on DragonFly :) This person told me to advice him if something bad cames
> up. Great!
> These little things are what make DragonFly a great project! and people a
> great team of developers!
> I want to thank Matt for this great project, and for the team of great
> developers he has. And to all the developers that really CARE of us,
> A big THANK YOU to all of you!
These type of emails mean a lot to developers. Thanks for your kind words.
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> Guillermo Garcia-Rojas
- Liam J. Foy