On Mon, Nov 26, 2007 at 11:20:39AM +0000, Bob Richards wrote: > > I am currently running: > FreeBSD 6.1-RELEASE-p20 #2 > > After reading the docs, it appears the procedure to upgrade from 6.1 to > 6.2 is the following: > > 1) Change: default release=cvs tag=RELENG_6_1 to tag=RELENG_6_2 > in /usr/local/etc/cvsup/cvsupfile > > 2) run cvsup /usr/local/etc/cvsup/cvsupfile to get the new base and > kernel sources > > 3) run portsnap fetch update to update the ports tree > > 4) go through the procedure outlined in: > file:///usr/share/doc/handbook/makeworld.html > > This will leave me with FreeBSD 6.2-RELEASE at the latest patch > level for that release yes?
Yes. You might prefer to wait a little while longer, and go straight to 6.3, which is on its way soon. > > I do NOT need to portupgrade -a since this is a minor version upgrade > right? Take a look at both /usr/src/UPDATING and /usr/ports/UPDATING before you start - if there are any special cases, they will be noted here. Dan -- Daniel Bye _ ASCII ribbon campaign ( ) - against HTML, vCards and X - proprietary attachments in e-mail / \
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