On Tue, May 01, 2007 at 01:26:22PM +0100, RW wrote: > 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.
Your choice. I would back up the user data too, but... ////jerry > > _______________________________________________ > email@example.com mailing list > http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions > To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]" _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"