jerrymc at msu.edu
Fri Jan 26 16:57:32 UTC 2007
On Fri, Jan 26, 2007 at 10:35:32AM +0100, Andreas Wider?e Andersen wrote:
> I just finished making and installing world and a new kernel yesterday. I
> had cvsup'ed the latest src/ports with releng 6_2.
> I thought 6.2 STABLE was out, but a uname-a shows 6.2 RELEASE on my system.
> Am I missing something? :-)
No. You have what you want, I think.
RELEASE is the tested and vetted final product.
STABLE is just a snapshot of work in progress.
Of course, RELEASE is also a snapshot, but it is frosen, tested, ports
brought up to snuff, etc and then released.
STABLE is just CURRENT in kind of reliable condition.
Install RELEASE and then CVSUP to *default tag=RELENG_6_2
or possibly *default tag=RELENG_6
to keep up to date with security patches.
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