upgrading from 6.1 to 6.2 with custom kernel

Jonathan Horne freebsd at dfwlp.com
Sat Jan 20 19:25:19 UTC 2007

On Saturday 20 January 2007 12:39, Zbigniew Szalbot wrote:
> Hello,
> I am looking at this link:
> http://mikestammer.com/dokuwiki/bsd:updateos
> Would you think I am safe running these instructions to update 6.1 stable
> to 6.2?
> My one question is about this:
> > make clean;make cleanworld
> Can they be used at one go? Or should I issue make clean and then make
> cleanworld?

usually, i:

rm -rf /usr/src/* /usr/obj/*

and then just cvsup a whole new set of sources.  i then buildworld and 
buildkernel as laid out in the handbook:


if you do that, you should be able to move from 6.anything to 6.2-RELEASE 
without any issues.


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