Current Way To Update Sources & Rebuild World/Kernel? -- SOLVED

Polytropon freebsd at
Wed Mar 20 21:13:48 UTC 2013

On Tue, 19 Mar 2013 14:06:41 -0700, Drew Tomlinson wrote:
> Thanks for the replies.  Using freebsd-update seemed the simplest method 
> since it was already included.  Worked just fine for getting the 
> sources.

Probably in the future there will be a csup-equivalent
included with the OS, plus configuration templates that
can be used to do a source incorporation via SVN.

> And following the steps listed in comments in 
> /usr/src/Makefile worked for building and installing the sources.

I've relied on them for many years, and they seem to work
happily. :-)

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