freebsd-update doesn't increment update from 12.2-p4 to 12.2-p5

tech-lists tech-lists at
Fri Mar 26 15:43:47 UTC 2021

On Fri, Mar 26, 2021 at 03:36:20PM +0000, tech-lists wrote:
>Recently there was an update to cover the cve[s] for openssl. On many
>systems I'm running 21.2-p4. When I run freebsd-update fetch it says
>"The following files will be updated as part of updating to
>[long list of files]
>so I run freebsd-update install, it all installs, then reboot.
>But uname -a still says 12.2-p4

agh ignore me. freebsd-update -u returns p5. there's no kernel update in
-p5 so thats why uname -a doesn't include it

sorry for the noise

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