FreeBSD 6.X Updating Source

Erik Trulsson ertr1013 at
Wed Feb 22 13:21:06 PST 2006

On Wed, Feb 22, 2006 at 03:15:11PM -0600, Cody Holland wrote:
> I just installed a server with FreeBSD 6.0.  Everything went perfect.
> Got it up and running and wanted to download the newest source prior to
> installing a lot of ports and software.  Used cvsup with stable-supfile.
> Went throught the normal update procedure and when it was done it says
> that I am running FreeBSD 6.1-PRERELEASE #0.  I'm using the RELENG_6
> tag, and it was to my understanding that this only followed 6-stable.
> Is a prerelease considered stable, or am I doing something wrong?

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Erik Trulsson
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