New Install FreeBSD 6.2 with latest patch level question

Bill Moran wmoran at
Mon Feb 12 17:37:41 UTC 2007

In response to Sean Murphy <smurphy at>:

> I am going to install FreeBSD 6.2 Release on a new box but I noticed it 
> is now on patch 1.  Is there a way to install FreeBSD 6.2 patch 1 on a 
> new install without having to install 6.2 Release then updating the 
> source and finally doing a build/make world after installing 6.2?

It's possible to create your own install cd.  Do some googling on "make
release" for FreeBSD.

However, if it's only 1 machine, it will take the same amount of time/
effort to buildworld/buildkernel.

Bill Moran
Collaborative Fusion Inc.

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