5.2.1 to 6.2 Migration.

Olivier Nicole on at cs.ait.ac.th
Sun Nov 4 17:41:40 PST 2007

> I prefer to do [build|install]world prior to building the kernel
> with the new installed tools.
> Even with an outsynced system, the most common tools to be affected
> are ps and top.  Even when a kernel fails to boot all the
> way through, you can still rebuild a new kernel after booting
> with the old kernel.  Having the new system tools will not
> hurt.

Am I wrong thinking that even when running an old system (kernel and
tools) for the buildkernel step, only new tools (/usr/src/...) are
being used?



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