freebsd-update: from 7.1-STABLE to 7.2-RELEASE?

Nikos Vassiliadis nvass9573 at
Sat Jul 25 11:25:19 UTC 2009

Axel wrote:
>  From now on, I want to use freebsd-update to simplify the process and 
> follow the RELEASE branch (+patches) instead.
> But it seems that freebsd-update cannot help me upgrade from 7.1-STABLE 
> to 7.2-RELEASE.
> Any tips on how to make the transition to RELEASE?

You must use CVSup for one last time. RELENG_7_2_0_RELEASE
is the CVS|CVSup tag you should use to update your sources
to 7.2-RELEASE. Build and install that and then, you can
start using binary updates...


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