Updating poudriere jail

andrew clarke mail at ozzmosis.com
Fri Nov 8 13:23:13 UTC 2019

On Fri 2019-11-08 07:58:44 UTC-0500, Jerry (jerry at seibercom.net) wrote:

> I currently have poudriere running on a FreeBSD 12.0-RELEASE-p11
> system. I am going to use "freebsd-update" to update the system to
> FreeBSD 12.1.
> My question is what is the prope way to update the poudriere jail. I
> was thinking I could do this:
> 	poudriere jails -c -j releng_12.1 -v 12.1-RELEASE
> Then when I run poudriere to update my ports, I would just reference
> "releng-12.1" as the jail.
> Is this correct? I really do not want to hose my system. I don't have
> the time to rebuild it from scratch.

My poudriere jail is named "12amd64". I used this to upgrade it from
12.0-RELEASE-p11 to 12.1-RELEASE:

poudriere jail -u -j 12amd64 -t 12.1-RELEASE


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