where to ask about problems with bsdinstall in 9.0RC2?
frank at shute.org.uk
Tue Nov 22 20:24:25 UTC 2011
On Tue, Nov 22, 2011 at 01:56:23PM -0500, William Bulley wrote:
> According to Frank Shute <frank at shute.org.uk> on Tue, 11/22/11 at 13:36:
> > Can't help you with your bsdinstall woes but to upgrade from
> > 8.2-STABLE to 9.0-RELEASE(currently RC2) branch you want to do a
> > csup(1)/buildworld cycle.
> > http://www.freebsd.org/doc/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/cvsup.html
> > http://www.freebsd.org/doc/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/makeworld.html
> > You should use the tag:
> > *default release=cvs tag=RELENG_9_0
> > in your supfile. More details at:
> > http://www.shute.org.uk/misc/freebsd_uptodate.html
> Thanks. :)
> Perhaps you came into this thread late, but that was my first attempt.
> But at that time, a few weeks ago, we were still at 9.0RC1 and my then
> buildworld/installworld attempt failed during the kernel compile step.
Sorry, William. I deleted the rest of the thread & then forgot what the
thread was originally about :) Put it down to senility.
> Now that 9.0RC2 is available, I reckon it is worth a try dealing with
> the csup/buildworld/installworld process. I hope this works this time.
Best of luck!
Contact info: http://www.shute.org.uk/misc/contact.html
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