How to keep freebsd-update from trashing custom kernel?

Brett Glass brett at
Mon Aug 13 20:09:31 UTC 2012

At 12:59 PM 8/13/2012, Polytropon wrote:

>I've never seen a system having a /boot/GENERIC directory
>containing the GENERIC kernel.

It does not come that way. The Handbook recommends that one
manuall copy the original kernel from the distribution into
/boot/GENERIC before building a custom kernel, for use in
emergencies and during version upgrades.

--Brett Glass 

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