FreeBSD 10.1-RC4 Now Available

Glen Barber gjb at
Mon Nov 3 08:32:16 UTC 2014

On Sun, Nov 02, 2014 at 04:37:26PM -0800, Kevin Oberman wrote:
> On Sun, Nov 2, 2014 at 11:43 AM, Glen Barber <gjb at> wrote:
> I hit a problem right out at the start:
>    # freebsd-update upgrade -r 10.1-RC4
>    Looking up mirrors... 5 mirrors found.
>    Fetching metadata signature for 10.0-RC3 from
> done.
>    Fetching metadata index... done.
>    Fetching 1 metadata patches. done.
>    Applying metadata patches... done.
>    Fetching 1 metadata files... done.
>    Inspecting system... done.
>    The following components of FreeBSD seem to be installed:
>    kernel/generic src/src world/base world/doc world/games
>    The following components of FreeBSD do not seem to be installed:
>    world/lib32
>    Does this look reasonable (y/n)? n
> But I do have lib32 installed and have had since the initial
> installation.No prior upgrade failed. I have no time to look at how
> freebsd-update tests for components, but something went haywire.

I am unable to reproduce this, and prior to sending the 10.1-RC4
announcement email, did test the upgrade path from 10.1-RC2 and
10.1-RC3.  I've just double-checked on a clean install of 10.1-RC3, and
only see (as expected on this install) src/src component not installed


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