On Tue, Nov 25, 2003 at 03:35:54PM -0800, walt wrote: > Kevin Oberman wrote: > > >...Because changes are applied that will allow smooth upgrades > >when the kernel is built after the new system is built, but before it is > >installed, "make world" is increasingly unlikely to work... > > The recent statfs changes demonstrated why the 'makeworld' > 'makekernel' > sequence sometimes fails :-( > > But I'm still very fuzzy on why the 'makekernel' > 'makeworld' sequence > is not recommended in FreeBSD the way it is, for example, in OpenBSD. > > What does 'buildworld' give us that the new kernel might need? Just a > simple example would help me more than anything.
The correct toolchain including the compiler and config(8). -- Brooks -- Any statement of the form "X is the one, true Y" is FALSE. PGP fingerprint 655D 519C 26A7 82E7 2529 9BF0 5D8E 8BE9 F238 1AD4
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