Upgrade FreeBSD 7.1 to 7.2

Kenyon Ralph kenyon at kenyonralph.com
Fri Aug 28 20:08:21 UTC 2009

On 2009-08-28T09:58:58+0200, Mikael Bak <mikael at t-online.hu> wrote:
> The reason why I didn't go to single user mode was that my /usr and /var
> were not mounted in single user. I had only /. I wasn't sure how to deal
> with that.

If your filesystems are listed in /etc/fstab, then mount -a will mount
the rest of them that are normally mounted at boot. This step is listed
in the rebuilding world part of the handbook too:

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