Hi Richard, On Sat, Aug 8, 2009 at 10:16 AM, Richard Mahlerwein<mahle...@yahoo.com> wrote: > I thought I'd give freebsd-update a try since I run a GENERIC kernel. > > mobius# freebsd-update -s update.freebsd.org fetch > Looking up update.freebsd.org mirrors... none found. > Fetching public key from update.freebsd.org... failed. > No mirrors remaining, giving up. > > Thinking perhaps a networking issue, I checked the machine is accessible... > mobius# ping update.freebsd.org > PING update1.FreeBSD.org (220.127.116.11): 56 data bytes > 64 bytes from 18.104.22.168: icmp_seq=0 ttl=51 time=64.557 ms > 64 bytes from 22.214.171.124: icmp_seq=1 ttl=51 time=64.580 ms > ^C > --- update1.FreeBSD.org ping statistics --- > 2 packets transmitted, 2 packets received, 0.0% packet loss > round-trip min/avg/max/stddev = 64.557/64.569/64.580/0.012 ms > > It responds with update1, so I tried again using update1.freebsd.org (and > several others that I could ping) but it always gives me the same response. > > A quick check of the handbook and the man pages for both freebsd-update(5) > and freebsd-update.conf(8) didn't tell me much about this. > > I'm sure it's something stupidly simple. Does anyone have some ideas? >
There's quite a bit of useful information missing. For starters, what is the output of 'uname -a'? -- Glen Barber _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"