best overall upgrade from 8.x?

Kevin Oberman rkoberman at
Sun Nov 16 06:17:17 UTC 2014


I will need to check the archives, but I believe that this only required
running it before buildkernel, but you may be right.

R. Kevin Oberman, Network Engineer, Retired
E-mail: rkoberman at

On Sat, Nov 15, 2014 at 6:19 PM, Darren Pilgrim <
list_freebsd at> wrote:

> On 11/15/2014 4:09 PM, Kevin Oberman wrote:
>> OK. Where were the buildworld and buildkernel? Both should have come after
>> the "mergemaster -p" though there has never been a case where "mergemaster
>> -p" has been required before buildworld.
> ISTR the splitting of UIDs for sendmail required running mergemaster -p
> before buildworld.

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