Upgrading 5.0 -> 5.1
Thomas T. Veldhouse
veldy at veldy.net
Thu Jun 12 08:51:56 PDT 2003
You will need a whole new world as well.
(cd /usr/src && make world)
(cd /usr/src/sys/i386/conf && config GENERIC && cd ../compile/GENERIC &&
make all install)
Approximately. I guess there is a way to make the kernel from the top level
tree, but I have always done it that above way and don't plan to change
unless I must.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Andrew Robinson" <andrewr at uidaho.edu>
To: <freebsd-questions at freebsd.org>
Sent: Thursday, June 12, 2003 10:05 AM
Subject: Upgrading 5.0 -> 5.1
> Hi all,
> I'm trying to figure out what options I have for upgrading from 5.0 to
> Can I just use csvup to change my local copy of the source code, and
> recompile? Ie do the same steps that I've done to upgrade after security
> announcements? Would that just entail editing my standard-supfile to
> *default release=cvs tag=RELENG_5_0
> *default release=cvs tag=RELENG_5_1
> and running csvsup, then compiling a new kernel?
> I'd appreciate confirmation, cautions, or tips.
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