I went to 8.0 current accidently :(
youshi10 at u.washington.edu
Fri Nov 16 15:35:52 PST 2007
Philip M. Gollucci wrote:
> Josh Paetzel wrote:
>> Regardless, there's no real supported downgrade procedure. It's probably
>> possible, but you are in wizard territory.
> Its possible, not easy, even with mismatched kernels.
> make -k
> repeatedly seems to install enough stuff the first time that the second
> time its really close.
> Don't try it in production.
Actually, there isn't too much of a difference between 7.x and 8.x right
now (in comparison to what there will be later on), so I don't see why
make buildworld and buildkernel with their respective install targets
wouldn't be feasible. You just might have some extra junk libraries or
features sitting around your harddrive from 8.x that aren't present in
7.x, but not too many..
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