On Tue, May 30, 2006 at 06:14:32PM -0400, Joe wrote: > Kris Kennaway wrote: > >On Tue, May 30, 2006 at 04:51:51PM -0400, Joe wrote: > >> [...] > >>It failed to update expat however, because it kept looking in the > >>6.0-RELEASE paths. I presume this is because even though the binary > >>upgrade of the base to 6.1 went well, uname, etc., think I still have a > >>6.0 machine. So where is the *real* version id stored and how can it be > >>(should it be?) safely modified? > > > >It's reported by the kernel, so if it's still saying 6.0-RELEASE then > >that's what you're still running. > > I don't have access to the system right now, but after the sysinstall I > looked at some of the files in /bin and saw that most had a date of May > 6, 2006 (or thereabouts) so I assumed that meant the binary upgrade had > been successful. How can I verify that the actual kernel was upgraded? > Also, I haven't been able to locate much information about a binary > upgrade in the Handbook. The only reference was in the INSTALL.htm in > the release directory.
ls -l /boot/kernel Kris
Description: PGP signature