possibly silly question regarding freebsd-update

Steve O'Hara-Smith steve at sohara.org
Wed Aug 14 15:15:44 UTC 2019

On Wed, 14 Aug 2019 15:59:40 +0100
tech-lists <tech-lists at zyxst.net> wrote:

> Hi,
> I've used freebsd for a long while but freebsd-update only relatively
> recently. I have always rebooted the server after freebsd-update install.
> I was wondering - is rebooting a requirement?

	Only if the update installs a new kernel, otherwise some restarting
of services may be required depending on what changed.

Steve O'Hara-Smith <steve at sohara.org>

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