-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 Two more questions. 4.8-RELEASE or 4.8_STABLE? I lost my 4.8-stable cd and need to burn another one. What is the easiest way to burn an iso file from freebsd?
On Mon, 29 Sep 2003 14:34:38 -0400 "C. Ulrich" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > On Mon, 2003-09-29 at 03:51, Bryan Cassidy wrote: > > -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- > > Hash: SHA1 > > > > I was just wondering what people on the list thought. I don't want > > to know any details on which is better or whatever just in general > > which is better for whatever reasons people use it. > > Short answer: use 4.8 for anything remotely critical such as a > firewall, web server, etc, especially if it's going to talk to the > outside world and/or uptime is important. That's why they call it > 4.8-STABLE. For learning purposes or a personal system that you don't > mind tinkering with every now and again, you might as well go with > 5.1. For what it's worth, most releases that aren't necessarily > -STABLE are plenty stable enough for normal use. They just aren't > officially supported by the FreeBSD team if you run into a snag. See > the handbook and/or FAQ for more info. > > C. Ulrich > -- > http://bityard.net > > _______________________________________________ > [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list > http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions > To unsubscribe, send any mail to > "[EMAIL PROTECTED]" -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v1.2.3 (FreeBSD) iD8DBQE/eQifKjx9X0nK5vwRAkpPAKCNPpuZHehVLxfsnNDfH1pD1pS1kwCePpK2 02UJPIOIm4hgtkzQRCA6tWs= =ilRe -----END PGP SIGNATURE----- _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"