Frank Shute frank at shute.org.uk
Sun Feb 20 03:05:39 UTC 2011

On Sat, Feb 19, 2011 at 04:04:19PM +0100, Harald Servat wrote:
> Hello list,
>   yesterday (Feb, 17th) I performed a cvsup (using csup, infact) of my
> /usr/src tree using
>      *default release=cvs tag=RELENG_8
>   in my csup file (based on the csup
> file /usr/share/examples/cvsup/stable-supfile).
>   According to [1], RELENG_8_2 and RELENG_8_2_0_RELEASE were created before,
> however, running uname ony machine after building world reports "FreeBSD
> 8.2-PRERELEASE". I expect it not to show 8.2-PRERELEASE but something newer
> (maybe 8.3-PRERELEASE?) Is uname reporting that I'm stick in some old bits?
> If so, how can I move to the newer 8.x bits? If not, when does the version
> change?
> Thank you!
> [1] http://wiki.freebsd.org/Releng/8.2TODO
> -- 

Just keep following RELENG_8 and once the 8.2-RELEASE is done it will
become 8.3-STABLE.

If you want the release (+ fixes) then you should change your tag to
RELENG_8_2 and in a few days you will get the release once it's done.

You probably want the second option above if you're a fairly normal




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