Upgrading to n-STABLE or RELENG_x

Kris Kennaway kris at obsecurity.org
Wed Mar 22 18:43:34 UTC 2006

On Wed, Mar 22, 2006 at 01:34:14PM -0500, daniel wrote:
> FreeBSD will occasionally release security advisories detailing the badness 
> surrounding a single package and will often include the following as the 
> solution:
>   1) Upgrade your vulnerable system to 4-STABLE, 5-STABLE, or 6-STABLE,
>   or to the RELENG_6_0, RELENG_5_4, RELENG_5_3, RELENG_4_11, or
>   RELENG_4_10 security branch dated after the correction date.
> What does this mean?  And how do I do it?

Both questions are answered in the handbook.

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