4.3 -> 4.8 upgrade: pitfalls?
Gary D Kline
kline at thought.org
Fri Apr 4 11:52:56 PST 2003
On Fri, Apr 04, 2003 at 09:01:18PM +0200, Erik Trulsson wrote:
> On Fri, Apr 04, 2003 at 10:09:34AM -0800, Gary D Kline wrote:
> > Hi people,
> > I cvsup'd (finally) to 4.8 from 4.3 on my primary nameserver.
> > Should I expect any unexpecteds here or will the standard
> > work:
> > make world, make and install kernel; single-user to install
> > world; mergemaster, reboot
> > ???
> > Clues, tips, insights welcome!
> Remember to read /usr/src/UPDATING. Most potential pitfalls and
> problems should be described there.
> (Be sure to read the 20020404 entry in particular. You need to run
> mergemaster -p before installworld or the installworld will fail.)
Thanks duly noted to you and Kent Stewart. I caught the
"smmsp" factoid before upgrading other servers to 4.7 and
4.7-PRE but it had slipped thru the seive of my memory,
so your tip is appreciated!
Anyway, about to launch (and down several shots of Bourbon:).
If thought.org disappears from the net, you'll know what
> <Insert your favourite quote here.>
> Erik Trulsson
> ertr1013 at student.uu.se
Gary Kline kline at thought.org www.thought.org Public service Unix
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