5.0-release upgrade

Mark Woodson mwoodson at sricrm.com
Wed Jun 4 13:06:14 PDT 2003

On Wed, 4 Jun 2003 12:31:42 -0700, Kent Stewart <kstewart at owt.com> wrote:

> On Wednesday 04 June 2003 12:14 pm, Augusto Jun Devegili wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> I've installed 5.0-release and I want to get the latest sources in order
>> to upgrade my system. I've read the handbook and found cvsup. I've
>> created a supfile and I have one doubt: which should be the value of
>> "tag" so that I fetch the latest 5.0 sources?
>> TIA, and regards,
>> Augusto Jun Devegili
> You can find the cvs tags at
> http://www.freebsd.org/doc/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/cvs-tags.html
> I don't think of 5.x as a release quality system in the sense that 4.x 
> is. This will change when they release 5-stable at 5.2. Until then, I 
> think the only tag to follow is "tag=.", which is 5-current.

If you look under /usr/share/examples/cvsup you'll find standard-supfile 
which will work to updating a 5.0 system with the latest sources.


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