freebsd-update problem 8.0Beta1 to 8.0Beta4
fernando.apesteguia at gmail.com
Sun Sep 20 16:16:34 UTC 2009
I'm having some problems trying to update from FreeBSD 8.0 Beta1 to 8.0 Beta4.
I upgraded from 7.2 to beta1 some time ago, using freebsd-update
without problems. Later
I did the same thing to reach beta2. Yesterday I tried it to get to
beta3 but I have a bunch
of errors like this one:
/usr/sbin/freebsd-update: cannot open files/.gz: No such file or directory
This is after the "preparing to download files" stage. I have plenty
of disk space left on my hard disk.
In an attempt to fix the problem I performed a rollback, so I went to
beta1 again. This process seemed
to work fine. However, whenever I try to upgrade to another higher
release number, I get those errors.
Listing the contents of the /var/db/freebsd-update/files/ directory
shows a bunch of .gz files.
What can be wrong?
I've googled, but I haven't been able to find a solution.
Thanks in advance.
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