build/install RELENG_5 from a 4.10 system

Bruce A. Mah bmah at freebsd.org
Thu Oct 7 10:22:39 PDT 2004


If memory serves me right, Doug White wrote:
> On Wed, 6 Oct 2004, Michael C. Cambria wrote:
> 
> > Is it possible to build a RELENG_5 system on a 4.10 system?
> 
> Yes -- read the instructions at the bottom of /usr/src/UPDATING
> beforehand, 

Or see the Migration Guide (in the release documentation on RELENG_5
for the upcoming 5.3-RELEASE).

> and follow the instructions VERY CAREFULLY or you'll end up
> with an unbootable system.

Ditto.

Bruce.
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