make installworld aborted w/signal 12, single user mode shell also gets signal 12

Nikolas Britton nikolas.britton at
Wed Jun 29 17:00:51 GMT 2005

On 6/28/05, Jonathan Beit-Aharon <jbeitaharon at> wrote:
> Is there a way to proceed from here other than to get a binary
> distribution and re-start?
> I was trying to upgrade the system from 4.11 to 5.4 following the
> instructions in the Makefile.
> Thanks,
> Jonathan

You can't do a fresh install of 5.4? 4.x to 5.x is a big jump and you
won't get things like ufs2 etc.

You could try jumping to 5.3 and then to 5.4 or 5.2 to 5.4. In your
cvsup file put in RELENG_5_3 as the branch tag

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