Unexpected removal of packages (was: Upgrading packages (fail))

Steve O'Hara-Smith steve at sohara.org
Wed Sep 29 09:12:58 UTC 2021

On Wed, 29 Sep 2021 01:16:02 -0700
"Ronald F. Guilmette" <rfg at tristatelogic.com> wrote:

> In message <f2a3e066-8ebb-488f-4664-5b3caf684ee9 at fechner.net>, 
> Matthias Fechner <idefix at fechner.net> wrote:
> >{... instructions for getting version(s) snipped...}
> OK, so here's what I get:
> % freebsd-version -k
> 12.2-RELEASE-p7
> % freebsd-version  -r
> 12.2-RELEASE-p7
> % freebsd-version -u
> 12.2-RELEASE-p10
> The evidence mismatch doesn't seem proper.  So now what should I do?

	Nothing, this is exactly as it should be. There are no kernel
changes in the patches for p8, p9 and p10 so the kernel is unchanged since
p7. This is why we have freebsd-version and separate kernel and userland

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

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