Error from systinstall while trying to install man page packages

Sean Bruno sbruno at
Sat Jun 28 00:07:43 UTC 2008

Garrett Cooper wrote:
> On Fri, Jun 27, 2008 at 1:45 PM, Sean Bruno <sbruno at> wrote:
>> Sebastian Tymków wrote:
>>> Hi,
>>> You can set information in sysinstall using "Options"  and setting
>>> "Release name"
>>> Best regards,
>>> Sebastian Tymkow
>> Thanks.  What should I set the Release name to?
> According to uname above, 7.0-STABLE (IIRC). Maybe uname -r would show
> the appropriate value?
> -Garrett
Everything looks fine here as far as I can tell.  I still get an error 
from sysinstall stating that 7.0-STABLE can't be found.  Since I rebuilt 
the kernel from src, should I buildworld on the box and see if that 
resolves the issue?

[sbruno at ophelia ~]$ uname -r
[sbruno at ophelia ~]$ uname -a
FreeBSD ophelia 7.0-STABLE FreeBSD 7.0-STABLE #9: Fri Jun 27 15:49:54 
UTC 2008     
sbruno at ophelia:/usr/home/sbruno/FreeBSD_RELENG_7_15APR08/src/sys/i386/compile/GENERIC  


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