On Sun, 29 Apr 2007 23:12:48 -0400 Jerry McAllister <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> On Sun, Apr 29, 2007 at 10:54:52PM -0400, kalin mintchev wrote: > > > > > hello... > > > > how painful is to upgrade srcs from 6 to 6.2? all backup and stuff? > > Not very painful, though I would definitely recommend a backup. > Even though the upgrade process is quite reliable, it is easy to > make a mistake or change your mind about something in the middle > and so you might want your old files. Personally I just backup "/etc", which contains the configuration for the base system. It's possible to mess-up these file within mergemaster, and it would be a pain to recreate them. Everything else is reinstallable, or user data, and the threat to the latter isn't much greater than when upgrading ports. _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"