freebsd-update wants to update to version I'm running

LuKreme kremels at kreme.com
Mon Mar 10 13:38:19 UTC 2014


On 10 Mar 2014, at 05:52 , Kurt Jaeger <lists at opsec.eu> wrote:

> Hi!
> 
>> What does fetch do then? It seems odd that it would fetch files
>> for the current version you already have installed, doesn?t it?
> 
> It fetches newer patches.
> 
> If you have 8.4p1 and do
> 
> freebsd-upgrade fetch
> 
> it gets the more recent 8.4p4 or so.

But if you have 8.4p7 which is the last version of 8.4, why is it fetching updates? and what are those updates updating to?


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