Dual-boot FreeBSD 4.x/5.x

Ion-Mihai Tetcu itetcu at apropo.ro
Fri Mar 5 04:18:26 PST 2004

On Fri, 5 Mar 2004 03:10:38 -0800
"Loren M. Lang" <lorenl at alzatex.com> wrote:

> Is it possible to dual boot FreeBSD 4.9 and 5.2.1 on one system, each
> using a different / partition, but sharing the same /usr partition for
> example?  I'd really like to try out some of the features of 5.x, but be
> able to easily go back to 4.9 if I find it too unstable.

Not for /, /var, /usr. To many things differ. See the last two week
archives, it has been discussed recently.

Unregistered ;) FreeBSD user

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