Hi, 文鳥 wrote: > 08/01/13 に Erik Cederstrand<[EMAIL PROTECTED]> さんは書きました: >> 文鳥 wrote: >>> 2008/1/13, Erik Cederstrand <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>: >>>> 文鳥 wrote: >>>>> Hello all, >>>>> >>>>> is there any way to securely follow the STABLE branch of FreeBSD, e.g. >>>>> a cryptographically signed distribution method like portsnap? Afaik, >>>>> the usual update methods (CVSup, etc.) do not include any >>>>> authentication / integrity checking. Am I missing something here? >>>> freebsd-update(8) is portsnap for the base system. However, you can only >>>> follow RELEASE branches, not STABLE. >>>> >>>> Erik < <snip>
>> Erik >> > Yes, I am aware of that fact. However, 7.x STABLE is the only version > apart from CURRENT that I was able to get working reliably on the > hardware in question. And alas, even though the system in question is > used for testing only,I am still bound by the company security policy > in this matter... Guess I will have to wait until 7.0 is released. > Thanks for your help in this matter. > I'm not suer how often its updated but you can to a limited degree follow the RELENG_7_0 branch via freebsd-update already (see http://www.daemonology.net/blog/2007-11-11-freebsd-major-version-upgrade.html) However I'd say overall you may be better waiting for the release. Vince _______________________________________________ > firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list > http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions > To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]" _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"