In the last episode (Oct 15), Marco Greene said: > New to FreeBSD. Have looked through the documentation at length and > have figure almost everything out that I am trying to use but have a > few questions. Have been working with other versions of UNIX, mainly > Solaris and AIX. We have 4 servers running production using 4.2 and > I have been testing the upgrade procedure that is documented. > > I have tried: > cvsup...make buildworld...make installworld. Took a long time but it > seemed to work...however, when I rebooted, still said 4.2...I was > expecting 4.8. How can you confirm current version of FreeBSD. > Shouldn't it say 4.8?
You may have left out the make buildkernel / make installkernel step. You've got updated userland binaries, but the kernel is still 4.2. -- Dan Nelson [EMAIL PROTECTED] _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"