Updgrading from FreeBSD 12.1 to 12.2

Odhiambo Washington odhiambo at gmail.com
Tue Dec 1 11:10:30 UTC 2020

On Tue, 1 Dec 2020 at 12:30, @lbutlr <kremels at kreme.com> wrote:

> Is there anything more detailed than the rather sparse information at <
> https://www.freebsd.org/releases/12.2R/relnotes.html#upgrade> in terms of
> upgrading to 12.2?
> I know I've seen messages in passing about various issues in migrating and
> since I do not currently have a spare machine I want to proceed with a
> tightened level of caution (sometime in the next few months).
> I had three machines that were running 12.1 and I upgraded them to
12.2-RELEASE by:

 #freebsd-update upgrade -r 12.2-RELEASE

I just followed the instructions from the utility after that.

Before that, I had run `portupgrade -a` - something I do quite often, so
after the update to 12.2, I did not have to as everything seemed to be
working fine.

Best regards,
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