svn commit: r212432 - head/usr.sbin/freebsd-update

Colin Percival cperciva at
Fri Sep 10 19:24:00 UTC 2010

Author: cperciva
Date: Fri Sep 10 19:23:59 2010
New Revision: 212432

  Add warning about freebsd-update upgrade needing lots of disk space.
  Submitted by:	jpaetzel
  MFC after:	1 month


Modified: head/usr.sbin/freebsd-update/freebsd-update.8
--- head/usr.sbin/freebsd-update/freebsd-update.8	Fri Sep 10 19:20:52 2010	(r212431)
+++ head/usr.sbin/freebsd-update/freebsd-update.8	Fri Sep 10 19:23:59 2010	(r212432)
@@ -128,6 +128,11 @@ Fetch files necessary for upgrading to a
 Before using this command, make sure that you read the
 announcement and release notes for the new release in
 case there are any special steps needed for upgrading.
+Note that this command may require up to 500 MB of space in
+.Ar workdir
+depending on which components of the
+base system are installed.
 .It Cm install
 Install the most recently fetched updates or upgrade.
 .It Cm rollback

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