freeBSD 4.8

Kent Stewart kstewart at
Tue May 20 13:14:44 PDT 2003

On Tuesday 20 May 2003 12:55 pm, hetnik wired wrote:
> Hello, i'm going to be making ISOs of the Free BSD 4.8 OS and noticed that
> their isn't a disc 3 or 4 on the ftp in the ISO 4.8 image directory. I was
> wondering if I can just take the 4.7 disc 3 and 4, make them into ISO and
> if they will still be compatible with the 4.8 version? I thought this might
> work due to that the 3rd and 4th disc are just 3rd party packages. If this
> isn't possible, does one of the FTP have a 4.8 version 3rd and 4th disc?
> Thanks for your time, bye
> -Hetnik

Well, if you believe that the port system is constantly changing like I do, 
then the 4.7 discs are hoplessly out of date. Many of the port packages that 
were on the 4.8 discs are now out of date. I am currently dealing with an 
upgrade to kde-3.1.2.


Kent Stewart
Richland, WA

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