> ----- Original Message ----- > From: "Marwan Sultan" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> > To: email@example.com > Subject: buildworld upgrading advise please. > Date: Thu, 28 Sep 2006 23:29:01 +0000 > > > Hello Gurus > > Im on FreeBSD 6.1-R decided to upgrade the src tree and for > security reasons only > so i did the following > cvsup srcall and ports (RELENG_6_1) > changed /etc/make.conf to > CFLAGS= -O -pipe > NO_PROFILE= > cd /usr/src > # make buildworld > # make buildkernel > # make installkernel > # reboot > the following steps not from single user, just root, it refused to > run from single user > # mergemaster -p > # make installworld > # mergemaster > # reboot > > Till here no errors and everything seems allright! > the output of uname -a is > FreeBSD 6.1-RELEASE-p7 FreeBSD 6.1-RELEASE-p7 #0: Fri Sep 29 > 01:37:30 AST 2006 root@:/usr/obj/usr/src/sys/GENERIC i386 > > Is this enough ? > Some websites has only these steps, but in the handbook asking to > update /etc, recomiple the base system and many others.. > Can someone comment about my steps and advice if anything more is needed. > pluse, why all was okay from root user not single user mode, > and why it didnot work from single user mode. > > Thank you.
Just sharing the same opinion.. i think yr step is fair and good enuff since u're also go thru mergemaster steps.. mine also do the same step since 4.x and it works fine for me with no errors or anything weird.. my make.conf: # added by use.perl 2006-08-22 09:40:06 PERL_VER=5.8.8 PERL_VERSION=5.8.8 CFLAGS= -O -pipe COPTFLAGS= -O -pipe NO_PROFILE=true CPUTYPE?=pentium4 in your /etc/make.conf u just stated "NO_PROFILE=" with blank statements.. can we consider is as "false"? -- ___________________________________________________ Play 100s of games for FREE! http://games.mail.com _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"