Problem with make buildworld during upgrade from 7.0-RELEASE to 7.2-RELEASE

Mel Flynn mel.flynn+fbsd.questions at
Tue Jul 14 20:36:41 UTC 2009

On Tuesday 14 July 2009 11:51:40 Mel Flynn wrote:
> On Monday 13 July 2009 13:40:31 Joseph Bashe wrote:
> > I am going thru my first FreeBSD upgrade and it's not going too smoothly.
> > I originally started the upgrade using the "freebsd-update" method. This
> > is what I've done so far (all as root user):
> There's a few misconceptions in your understanding of the upgrade process,
> which I'll try to address below. However, you're also using the wrong
> sequence of events. You *first* want to update your kernel and base system,
> only then your ports.
> > PS. I am using a custom kernel.
> As such, freebsd-update cannot upgrade your kernel.

That should be ", without the intermediate use of a GENERIC kernel.".


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