best overall upgrade from 8.x?

Andrew Berg aberg010 at
Sat Nov 15 15:26:16 UTC 2014

On 2014.11.15 09:22, Adam Vande More wrote:
> On Sat, Nov 15, 2014 at 8:55 AM, Andrew Berg <aberg010 at
> <mailto:aberg010 at>> wrote:
>     Are you sure you followed the updating instructions exactly? That page of the
>     handbook does change from time to time and doing mergemaster before installing
>     world and kernel is certainly *not* correct.
> A mergemaster -p should be run prior to installing new kernel. 
The handbook says otherwise.

install kernel
mergemaster -p
install world
mergemaster -iF

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