FreeBSD 5.4: Is it generally unstable?
vivek at khera.org
Wed Jun 8 20:50:48 GMT 2005
On Jun 8, 2005, at 4:45 PM, Julian H. Stacey wrote:
> A few problems I've had include:
> rdist works on 5.3 source host, but not from 5.4+amd64
> (yes, I'm sure someone's out there will work, but
> Mine doesn't (user & su) & does with 5.3, which iis
> all that maters to me :-) also rdist depends on
> which of rdist & rdist6 & 44bsd-rdist, & which
> protocol, & what version other end etc, which is
> why I'd not mentioned till now, & yes I know rsync
> works too, but I'm comfortable with rdist) &
> 5.3, not 5.4.
I don't think it has to do with amd64. rdist6 just plain refuses to
use ssh when running as root, making it mostly useless for updating
system files. it works just fine (amd64 and i386) on 5.4 as a
Vivek Khera, Ph.D.
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