best overall upgrade from 8.x?

Walter Hop freebsd at
Sat Nov 15 12:38:10 UTC 2014

On 15 Nov 2014, at 12:44, Andrea Venturoli <ml at> wrote:
> On 11/15/14 05:48, Kevin Oberman wrote:
>> I'd wait a month or so and, if no problems that might impact you pop up,
>> I'd go with 10.1
> Uh... is direct upgrade (using sources) possible from 8.4 to 10.1?
> No need to step through 9.x?

I would assume so. We haven't used 9.x that much, and have already upgraded around 30 machines from 8.4 to 10.0 without a problem. (Using freebsd-upgrade instead of source, but I’d expect the results to be the same)

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