Portsnap vs CSup
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Thu Mar 19 16:44:50 PDT 2009
On Thu, 19 Mar 2009 18:50:48 -0400 (EDT), Chris Hill wrote
> On Thu, 19 Mar 2009, Charles Howse wrote:
> > On Mar 19, 2009, at 2:13 PM, Adam Vandemore wrote:
> > I just noticed the description in the man page for freebsd-update:
> > ..."Note that updates are only available if they are being built for
> > the FreeBSD release and architecture being used; in particular, the
> > FreeBSD Security Team only builds updates for releases shipped in
> > binary form by the FreeBSD Release Engineering Team, e.g., FreeBSD
> > 6.1-RELEASE and FreeBSD 6.2-RC1, but not FreeBSD 6.2-STABLE or FreeBSD
> > 7.0-CURRENT."
> > Is this saying that I can't get a binary upgrade for 6.4-STABLE?
> That is exactly what it's saying.
> > (You would not believe how long the make world process takes on a
> > 200!!)
> I believe it; been there! I seem to recall it went something like
> 'start the buildworld and go to bed'.
> Chris Hill chris at monochrome.org
> ** [ Busy Expunging <|> ]
Rhink that's bad? I've been trying to build KDE4 on a toshiba satellite
laptop for over a week now.
To everything there is a season,
And a time to every purpose under heaven.
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