upgrade from 4.2 to 6.2
sathiyarajmca at gmail.com
Sat Feb 27 01:33:14 UTC 2016
Thank you. Is the archives common for PPC also? I saw i386 as directory
On Feb 27, 2016 12:13 AM, "Polytropon" <freebsd at edvax.de> wrote:
> On Fri, 26 Feb 2016 22:58:31 +0530, sathiyaraj v wrote:
> > Thanks Polytropon. I don't have any specific reason not to upgrade latest
> > one. I thought it may require my older driver support need to be aligned
> > support these new version.
> That may be a valid reason. Check the documentation of the
> driver with the current FreeBSD version and see if your
> devices are still listed as being supported. Additionally,
> there is also a memstick image (for USB sticks) which you
> can try to boot from. Disc 1 can also be used to check things
> before you start overwriting your current installtion.
> The images can be found here:
> So if you _can_, use a supported version of FreeBSD (10.2
> is suggested) to reduce upcoming trouble. Use an older version
> only if needed.
> > By the way I am not able to find older release code like 4.2,4.5 etc...
> > the FTP repository. Is it still accessible? If so Can you please tell me
> > where it is?
> Yes, those are located in the ftp archive (as they are not
> considered supported releases):
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