FreeBSD 5.0-DP1 Errata

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This document lists known issues for FreeBSD 5.0-DP1. This information includes information relating to the software or documentation that could affect its operation or usability. Also included is a list of areas of the base system that could benefit from some extra testing.

Please note that FreeBSD 5.0-DP1 is not an officially supported release of FreeBSD. Unlike supported releases, this errata file will not be updated. Testers of FreeBSD 5.0-DP1 should subscribe to the FreeBSD-current mailing list to stay informed about late-breaking issues and developments.

1 Known Problems

2 Unfinished Features

A number of very significant changes to the system will be made for FreeBSD 5.0-RELEASE. These features, and their approximate status, are noted here.

3 Known Pitfalls

4 Testing Guide

While testing reports of all aspects of FreeBSD 5.0-DP1 are welcomed, there are several areas which could benefit from some extra testing:

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