Brian Bobowski writes: > > In order to keep a working kernel: Is it possible to *keep* an old > > kernel by copying, say /boot/kernel.old to e.g. /boot/mykernel > > As far as I know, this is not only possible, but recommended in > the Handbook directions for building new kernels. That way, if > you've done several rebuilds, you know you've got a working > kernel around.
I'm about to do exactly this as I jump from PS/2 to USB keyboard and mopuse. > I didn't find much in the way of specifics in the handbook, so the process > might be as simple as you say It is, and tar need not be involved. Just cp the files (preserving permissions). Robert Huff _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"