UPDATE 5.4R to Stable

Kövesdán Gábor gabor.kovesdan at t-hosting.hu
Sat Mar 11 22:44:57 UTC 2006

MoonblueZ wrote:

> OK... Thnx im understand about this work now
> but if that 5.5 is released, is that important to running update again 
> to get to stable branch?
> On 3/12/06, * Kövesdán Gábor* <gabor.kovesdan at t-hosting.hu 
> <mailto:gabor.kovesdan at t-hosting.hu>> wrote:
>     MoonblueZ wrote:
>     >i just update my box from 5.4R to 5.4-Stable
>     >but i got a wrong update version.. here the uname sample
>     >
>     >cidomo# uname -a
>     >FreeBSD cidomo.moonbluez.or.id <http://cidomo.moonbluez.or.id>
>     5.5-PRERELEASE FreeBSD 5.5-PRERELEASE #0: Sat
>     >Mar 11 09:28:12 WIT 2006
>     >nugelo at cidomo.moonbluez.or.id:/usr/obj/usr/src/sys/CIDOMO
>     >i386
>     >
>     >anyone know how to fix this problem? pls help me..
>     >
>     >
>     >
>     You got the right version. The 5.X stable branch is now called
>     5.5-PRERELEASE. After 5.5 gets release it becomes 5.5-STABLE.
>     Similarly,
>     the stable branch for 6.X is now 6.1-PRERELASE and it will be called
>     6.1-STABLE after 6.1 comes out.
>     Gabor Kovesdan
It depends on your demand. If you feel like updating again, do so, if 
not, that's no problem. The stable branches are changing quite fluently, 
it's up to you, how often you update. If you don't have any problem with 
your installation, you don't need to update very often.

Gabor Kovesdan

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