On 2003-01-15 02:19, [EMAIL PROTECTED] (Schrodinger) wrote: > I was wondering can anyone tell me the correct procedure for updating my > sources to the current 4.7 source. From what I can make out so far if I > want to update my source I would use the following cvsup file: > *default host=cvsup.ie.FreeBSD.org > *default base=/usr > *default prefix=/usr > *default release=cvs tag=RELENG_4 > *default delete use-rel-suffix > *default compress > src-all > > I would then issue the following commands: > cd /etc > cvsup -g -L 1 cvsupfle > > When the cvsup has finished successfully I would then: > cd /usr/src/ // this is all assuming that I have properly > configured my make.conf > make world > > When this has finished I would re-compile my kernel and reboot. > Are these steps correct or am I missing anything?
"make world" will also install the kernel. You should probably read the instrucctions in src/UPDATING after running CVSup. Especially the section titled: To update from 4.0-RELEASE or later to the most current 4.x-STABLE ---------- - Giorgos To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with "unsubscribe freebsd-questions" in the body of the message