Make world but not make kernel?

Daniel Hawton daniel at
Sun Sep 28 17:53:22 PDT 2003

It's better to go:
make buildworld
make buildkernel KERNCONF=(Kernel Config name)
make installkernel KERNCONF=(Kernel Config name)
make installworld

Basically, if you're upgrading from 4.6 to 4.7 for example, you need to 
upgrade your kernel to match your userland.


Dragoncrest wrote:
>     Just curious.  If I wanted to upgrade all my sources, could I do a 
> "Make World" without having to do a "Make Kernel" or are the two 
> intertwined where if I do the one I have to do the other?  Just curious.
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