freebsd-update for patches, make world for upgrades?

Lowell Gilbert freebsd-questions-local at
Fri Apr 18 12:21:08 UTC 2008

Andreas Pettersson <andpet at> writes:

> Does freebsd-update take care of all things mergemaster does?
> Or can I use freebsd-update to apply security patches and still use
> csup, make world and mergemaster to upgrade to a new release?

You certainly *can* use both.

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