Updating from 4.9-RELEASE
noackjr at compgeek.com
Sun Jan 25 13:53:58 PST 2004
On 1/25/2004 1:32 PM, Ken Smith wrote:
> On Sun, Jan 25, 2004 at 11:12:21AM -0800, Doug White wrote:
>>Its in UPDATING on -CURRENT. I guess we need to explicitly warn people to
>>read the -CURRENT UPDATING and not the -STABLE one when planning their
> For what it's worth I was reading the right file. If you want to warn
> people about something warn them not to be afraid of doing something
> before they actually try it. :-( Booting a 5.X kernel in a 4.X world
> sounded scary but seems to have worked just fine.
>>Also see the section "To upgrade in-place from 4.x-stable to current" near
>>the bottom of the file.
> Missed that part completely. :-( Thanks.
It's mentioned in the "Source Upgrades" sub-section of the "Notes on
Upgrading from FreeBSD 4.X" section of the Early Adopter's Guide:
The "Common Notes" sub-section is also extrememly informative:
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