Fwd: Which FreeBSD version, release shoult i use?

Agus agus.262 at gmail.com
Thu Oct 19 23:09:31 UTC 2006

Thanxs, i will start with 6.1 then...

---------- Forwarded message ----------
From: Jerry McAllister <jerrymc at msu.edu>
Date: 19-oct-2006 17:29
Subject: Re: Which FreeBSD version, release shoult i use?
To: Agus <agus.262 at gmail.com>
Cc: freebsd-questions at freebsd.org

On Thu, Oct 19, 2006 at 05:08:07PM -0300, Agus wrote:

> Hi to all, i am new to freebsd and was wondering which RELEASE or version
> should i put in a Production Server to offer free shell access an free web
> pages hosting.
> I downloaded RELEASE5.5 and the latest one 6.1.
> I tried to find s STABLE release but couldnt find one....

Why do you want a 'STABLE'?    You want a RELEASE version.

Then, after you have installed it,  do a CVSUP to RELENG_6_1
or maybe just RELENG_6  and it will get you the latest stuff
you need.  Make sure you cvsup your ports at the same time too.


> I apreciate any help....
> thanx a lor for your time.
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