freebsd-update upgrade -r 7.4-RELEASE-p12
mike at skew.org
Thu Oct 10 04:37:34 UTC 2013
Eduardo Morras wrote:
> [...] uname -a should give the correct answer. Has uname other utility than
> show information about the operating system implementation? No, and it must
> be accurate.
That's what I thought, but when I asked about it here last year, I was told
that this is the way things are; our expectations of uname are at fault.
I believe if he were to compile his own kernel, it would say -p12.
Suggestions were made for how to deal with it, but I don't know if they
were ever followed up on. They wouldn't affect 7.x in any case.
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