upgrading 5.4 -> 6.0 without reinstalling. safe ?
ru at freebsd.org
Mon Nov 21 03:16:17 PST 2005
On Wed, Nov 09, 2005 at 11:48:13PM +0100, Ronald Klop wrote:
> On Wed, 09 Nov 2005 23:18:11 +0100, Michal 'max' Marciniak
> <max at felix.fizyka.amu.edu.pl> wrote:
> >On Wed, 9 Nov 2005, Ronald Klop wrote:
> >>>> 7. reboot into single-usermode and verify your new kernel works
> >>How do you reboot into single-usermode from remote?
> >>(Rebooting isn't really the problem, working in single-usermode is.)
> ># If console is marked "insecure", then init will ask for the root
> ># when going to single-user mode.
> Yes, but I thought single-user mode doesn't have working networking, so
> how can you do remote single-user mode for upgrading your system?
Using a serial console.
ru at FreeBSD.org
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