openbsd packet firewall
levitch at iglou.com
Fri Sep 7 15:44:21 UTC 2012
On Fri, 7 Sep 2012, Polytropon wrote:
> On Fri, 7 Sep 2012 09:00:27 -0400 (EDT), Darrel wrote:
>> when i updated from fbsd82 to fbsd90 using buildworld, buildkernel,
>> installkernel, reboot, installworld, mergemaster, and make check-old, then
>> packet filter simply did not load.
> That's nmot 100% the procedure. Please refer to the comment
> header of /usr/src/Makefile for the full description. It should
> also be mentioned in The FreeBSD Handbook.
> 1. `cd /usr/src' (or to the directory containing your source tree).
> 2. `make buildworld'
> 3. `make buildkernel KERNCONF=YOUR_KERNEL_HERE' (default is GENERIC).
> 4. `make installkernel KERNCONF=YOUR_KERNEL_HERE' (default is GENERIC).
> [steps 3. & 4. can be combined by using the "kernel" target]
> 5. `reboot' (in single user mode: boot -s from the loader prompt).
> 6. `mergemaster -p'
> 7. `make installworld'
> 8. `make delete-old'
> 9. `mergemaster' (you may wish to use -i, along with -U or -F).
> 10. `reboot'
> 11. `make delete-old-libs' (in case no 3rd party program uses them anymore)
> The proper use of mergemaster and the two delete* targets
> seems to be different from your description.
You are correct, of course. Actually that is what I have been doing,
except that I have been running 'make delete-old' after mergemaster.
Also, I have been deleting /usr/obj/* before 'cd /usr/src' and after 'cd
/usr/src' running 'make cleandir && make cleandir'.
Thanks for the clarification.
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