Sanity check: FreeBSD 9.3 binaries on FreeBSD 9.1?

Alan Amesbury amesbury at
Wed Feb 3 20:10:34 UTC 2016

Alfred Perlstein <bright at> said:

> It's possible they may work, but that is not guaranteed.
> Packages built on 9.1 should work on 9.3.
> Packages built on 9.3 may work on 9.1, but that would only be by chance.

OK, it sounds like testing is in order to make sure, but the probability is greater than zero.  It also sounds like I may be at least partially sane.


Alan Amesbury
University Information Security

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