freebsd-update from recent 8-STABLE to 9.0-RELEASE issues
Zane C. B-H.
v.velox at vvelox.net
Mon Jun 25 11:51:28 UTC 2012
On Mon, 25 Jun 2012 12:26:12 +0100
RW <rwmaillists at googlemail.com> wrote:
> On Mon, 25 Jun 2012 04:21:18 -0500
> Zane C. B-H. wrote:
> > Howdy!
> > Any one have any idea what is going on below?
> > [root at shiela]/root# uname -a
> > FreeBSD shiela.vulpes.vvelox.net 8.3-PRERELEASE FreeBSD
> > 8.3-PRERELEASE #0: Sat Feb 25 04:55:35 CST 2012
> > kitsune at shiela.vulpes.vvelox.net:/usr/obj/usr/src/sys/sheila
> > amd64 [root at shiela]/root# freebsd-update -r 9.0-RELEASE upgrade
> > Looking up update.FreeBSD.org mirrors... 3 mirrors found.
> > Fetching public key from update5.FreeBSD.org... failed. Fetching
> > public key from update4.FreeBSD.org... failed. Fetching public
> > key from update3.FreeBSD.org... failed. No mirrors remaining,
> > giving up. Exit 1 [root at shiela]/root#
> freebsd-update doesn't support development branches, you have to go
> from security branch to security branch.
I know it can't be used to update to stable, but I've not encountered
any thing in the documentation saying it can't be used to update from
stable it to a release.
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