9.1 - 9.2 upgrade
bc979 at lafn.org
Sat Oct 5 02:43:41 UTC 2013
On 4 October 2013, at 19:08, Polytropon <freebsd at edvax.de> wrote:
> On Fri, 4 Oct 2013 18:58:52 -0700, Doug Hardie wrote:
>> The exact sequence was:
>> Step 1: freebsd-update from 9.1 to 9.2
> Have you verified in /etc/freebsd-update.conf that "src"
> is definitely part of what should be updated?
System is not bootable - can't verify anything…
>> Step 2: make buildworld
>> Step 3: make build_kernel KERNCONF=LAFN
>> Step 4: make install_kernel KERNCONF=LAFN
> I assume the correct targets "buildkernel" and "installkernel"
> have been used. ;-)
>> Step 5: reboot
> Attention: Into single-user mode.
Not possible since the system is located over 100 miles away. Everything has to be done via remote console.
>> Step 6: mergemaster -p
>> Step 7: make installworld
>> Step 8: mergemaster -i
>> Step 9: make delete-old
>> Step 10: reboot
> Into multi-user mode again.
>> oops, something went wrong..
>> After step 5, uname -a still showed 9.2 but now it listed the
>> kernel I built rather than generic.
> Again, verify your configuration. Compare your steps with the
> comment header of /usr/src/Makefile which illustrates the
> exact procedure; from a (dated) 8-STABLE installation:
> 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)
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