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authorJordan K. Hubbard <jkh@FreeBSD.org>2000-11-16 07:41:52 +0000
committerJordan K. Hubbard <jkh@FreeBSD.org>2000-11-16 07:41:52 +0000
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Update history and staff documents to correspond with current history.
Notes
Notes: svn path=/head/; revision=8378
-rw-r--r--en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/introduction/chapter.sgml18
-rw-r--r--en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/staff/chapter.sgml17
-rw-r--r--en_US.ISO_8859-1/books/handbook/introduction/chapter.sgml18
-rw-r--r--en_US.ISO_8859-1/books/handbook/staff/chapter.sgml17
4 files changed, 34 insertions, 36 deletions
diff --git a/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/introduction/chapter.sgml b/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/introduction/chapter.sgml
index 5e06e0b57f..7a5572e19c 100644
--- a/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/introduction/chapter.sgml
+++ b/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/introduction/chapter.sgml
@@ -1,7 +1,7 @@
<!--
The FreeBSD Documentation Project
- $FreeBSD: doc/en_US.ISO_8859-1/books/handbook/introduction/chapter.sgml,v 1.33 2000/10/11 16:44:18 phantom Exp $
+ $FreeBSD: doc/en_US.ISO_8859-1/books/handbook/introduction/chapter.sgml,v 1.34 2000/10/30 01:01:31 jim Exp $
-->
<chapter id="introduction">
@@ -442,6 +442,11 @@
emergence of the 5.0-CURRENT and 4.X-STABLE branches. The only
release from this branch so far is &rel.current;-RELEASE.</para>
+ <para>The current -stable branch is 4.x-stable. 4.0-RELEASE
+ came out in March 2000, 4.1 was released in July 2000 and
+ 4.2 in November 2000. There will be more releases along the
+ 4.x-stable (RELENG_4) branch well into 2001.</para>
+
<para>Long-term development projects continue to take place in the
5.0-CURRENT branch, and SNAPshot releases of 5.0 on CDROM (and, of
course, on the net) are continually made available as work
@@ -547,9 +552,10 @@
and is heading in the right directions. Inviting dedicated
and responsible developers to join our group of committers
is one of the functions of the core team, as is the
- recruitment of new core team members as others move on. Most
- current members of the core team started as committers whose
- addiction to the project got the better of them.</para>
+ recruitment of new core team members as others move on.
+ The current core team was elected from a pool of committer
+ candidates in October 2000. Elections are held every 2 years.
+ </para>
<para>Some core team members also have specific <link
linkend="staff-who">areas of responsibility</link>, meaning
@@ -640,10 +646,10 @@
<para>In addition to the base distributions, FreeBSD offers a
ported software collection with thousands of commonly sought-after
- programs. By mid-January 2000, there were nearly 3000 ports! The
+ programs. By mid-November 2000, there were over 4000 ports! The
list of ports ranges from http (WWW) servers, to games, languages,
editors, and almost everything in between. The entire ports
- collection requires approximately 50MB of storage, all ports being
+ collection requires approximately 100MB of storage, all ports being
expressed as <quote>deltas</quote> to their original sources. This
makes it much easier for us to update ports, and greatly reduces
the disk space demands made by the older 1.0 ports collection. To
diff --git a/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/staff/chapter.sgml b/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/staff/chapter.sgml
index aec63a461e..49a7e51106 100644
--- a/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/staff/chapter.sgml
+++ b/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/staff/chapter.sgml
@@ -1,7 +1,7 @@
<!--
The FreeBSD Documentation Project
- $FreeBSD: doc/en_US.ISO_8859-1/books/handbook/staff/chapter.sgml,v 1.172 2000/11/13 11:51:49 kiri Exp $
+ $FreeBSD: doc/en_US.ISO_8859-1/books/handbook/staff/chapter.sgml,v 1.173 2000/11/13 19:23:13 okazaki Exp $
-->
<!--
@@ -1082,14 +1082,6 @@
<variablelist>
<varlistentry>
- <term>Principal Architect</term>
-
- <listitem>
- <para>&a.dg;</para>
- </listitem>
- </varlistentry>
-
- <varlistentry>
<term><ulink
url="http://www.FreeBSD.org/docproj/docproj.html">Documentation
Project Manager</ulink></term>
@@ -1113,6 +1105,9 @@
<listitem>
<para>&a.dcs;</para>
</listitem>
+ <listitem>
+ <para>&a.jhb;</para>
+ </listitem>
</varlistentry>
<varlistentry>
@@ -1152,7 +1147,7 @@
Officer</ulink></term>
<listitem>
- <para>&a.imp;</para>
+ <para>&a.kris;</para>
</listitem>
</varlistentry>
@@ -1164,8 +1159,6 @@
<para>Principal: &a.peter;</para>
<para>Assistant: &a.jdp;</para>
-
- <para>International (Crypto): &a.markm;</para>
</listitem>
</varlistentry>
diff --git a/en_US.ISO_8859-1/books/handbook/introduction/chapter.sgml b/en_US.ISO_8859-1/books/handbook/introduction/chapter.sgml
index 5e06e0b57f..7a5572e19c 100644
--- a/en_US.ISO_8859-1/books/handbook/introduction/chapter.sgml
+++ b/en_US.ISO_8859-1/books/handbook/introduction/chapter.sgml
@@ -1,7 +1,7 @@
<!--
The FreeBSD Documentation Project
- $FreeBSD: doc/en_US.ISO_8859-1/books/handbook/introduction/chapter.sgml,v 1.33 2000/10/11 16:44:18 phantom Exp $
+ $FreeBSD: doc/en_US.ISO_8859-1/books/handbook/introduction/chapter.sgml,v 1.34 2000/10/30 01:01:31 jim Exp $
-->
<chapter id="introduction">
@@ -442,6 +442,11 @@
emergence of the 5.0-CURRENT and 4.X-STABLE branches. The only
release from this branch so far is &rel.current;-RELEASE.</para>
+ <para>The current -stable branch is 4.x-stable. 4.0-RELEASE
+ came out in March 2000, 4.1 was released in July 2000 and
+ 4.2 in November 2000. There will be more releases along the
+ 4.x-stable (RELENG_4) branch well into 2001.</para>
+
<para>Long-term development projects continue to take place in the
5.0-CURRENT branch, and SNAPshot releases of 5.0 on CDROM (and, of
course, on the net) are continually made available as work
@@ -547,9 +552,10 @@
and is heading in the right directions. Inviting dedicated
and responsible developers to join our group of committers
is one of the functions of the core team, as is the
- recruitment of new core team members as others move on. Most
- current members of the core team started as committers whose
- addiction to the project got the better of them.</para>
+ recruitment of new core team members as others move on.
+ The current core team was elected from a pool of committer
+ candidates in October 2000. Elections are held every 2 years.
+ </para>
<para>Some core team members also have specific <link
linkend="staff-who">areas of responsibility</link>, meaning
@@ -640,10 +646,10 @@
<para>In addition to the base distributions, FreeBSD offers a
ported software collection with thousands of commonly sought-after
- programs. By mid-January 2000, there were nearly 3000 ports! The
+ programs. By mid-November 2000, there were over 4000 ports! The
list of ports ranges from http (WWW) servers, to games, languages,
editors, and almost everything in between. The entire ports
- collection requires approximately 50MB of storage, all ports being
+ collection requires approximately 100MB of storage, all ports being
expressed as <quote>deltas</quote> to their original sources. This
makes it much easier for us to update ports, and greatly reduces
the disk space demands made by the older 1.0 ports collection. To
diff --git a/en_US.ISO_8859-1/books/handbook/staff/chapter.sgml b/en_US.ISO_8859-1/books/handbook/staff/chapter.sgml
index aec63a461e..49a7e51106 100644
--- a/en_US.ISO_8859-1/books/handbook/staff/chapter.sgml
+++ b/en_US.ISO_8859-1/books/handbook/staff/chapter.sgml
@@ -1,7 +1,7 @@
<!--
The FreeBSD Documentation Project
- $FreeBSD: doc/en_US.ISO_8859-1/books/handbook/staff/chapter.sgml,v 1.172 2000/11/13 11:51:49 kiri Exp $
+ $FreeBSD: doc/en_US.ISO_8859-1/books/handbook/staff/chapter.sgml,v 1.173 2000/11/13 19:23:13 okazaki Exp $
-->
<!--
@@ -1082,14 +1082,6 @@
<variablelist>
<varlistentry>
- <term>Principal Architect</term>
-
- <listitem>
- <para>&a.dg;</para>
- </listitem>
- </varlistentry>
-
- <varlistentry>
<term><ulink
url="http://www.FreeBSD.org/docproj/docproj.html">Documentation
Project Manager</ulink></term>
@@ -1113,6 +1105,9 @@
<listitem>
<para>&a.dcs;</para>
</listitem>
+ <listitem>
+ <para>&a.jhb;</para>
+ </listitem>
</varlistentry>
<varlistentry>
@@ -1152,7 +1147,7 @@
Officer</ulink></term>
<listitem>
- <para>&a.imp;</para>
+ <para>&a.kris;</para>
</listitem>
</varlistentry>
@@ -1164,8 +1159,6 @@
<para>Principal: &a.peter;</para>
<para>Assistant: &a.jdp;</para>
-
- <para>International (Crypto): &a.markm;</para>
</listitem>
</varlistentry>