HP C-class Blade / Broadcom ethernet / SerDes controllers not
chris+freebsd-questions at schug.net
Tue Feb 6 15:41:22 UTC 2007
On Tue, Feb 06, 2007, Ewald Jenisch wrote:
> > Maybe you can give it a try and check whether a current FreeBSD 7 works
> > right and report back the result to the list.
> Thanks much for the info. Sure enough I'd like to try FreeBSD 7 but
> I'm running into kinda chicken-and-egg-problem here: With the box in
> question cut off the net (because the NIC isn't working) I wonder how
> I can get the FreeBSD 7 sources onto that box?
Why not just get the latest ISO of FreeBSD 7? See .
> Besides that - how/where should I fetch the FreeBSD 7 sources from?
Hmm, the only way I can think of is fetching the sources in a working
maching, make a tarball of it, burn it on CD and untar the sources in
> what cvsup-file should I use?
> Would changing "*default release=cvs tag=RELENG_6" to something like
> "*default release=cvs tag=RELENG_7" be enough?
Actually tag would be "*default release=cvs tag=.", see  for details.
But shouldn't matter if you go the ISO^H^H^Heasy ;) way.
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