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authorEd Maste <emaste@FreeBSD.org>2018-09-26 15:07:06 +0000
committerEd Maste <emaste@FreeBSD.org>2018-09-26 15:07:06 +0000
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add REPRODUCIBLE_BUILD note to UPDATING
Reported by: bz Approved by: re (gjb)
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Notes: svn path=/head/; revision=338946
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@@ -31,6 +31,14 @@ NOTE TO PEOPLE WHO THINK THAT FreeBSD 12.x IS SLOW:
disable the most expensive debugging functionality run
"ln -s 'abort:false,junk:false' /etc/malloc.conf".)
+20180913:
+ Reproducible build mode is now on by default, in preparation for
+ FreeBSD 12.0. This eliminates build metadata such as the user,
+ host, and time from the kernel (and uname), unless the working tree
+ corresponds to a modified checkout from a version control system.
+ The previous behavior can be obtained by setting the /etc/src.conf
+ knob WITHOUT_REPRODUCIBLE_BUILD.
+
20180826:
The Yarrow CSPRNG has been removed from the kernel as it has not been
supported by its designers since at least 2003. Fortuna has been the