So you did not run mergemaster. This is what i usually no. NOTE: I do this on production servers, so i do not do it in single user mode.
cd /usr/src make buildkernel KERNCONF=MYCONF make buildworld make installkernel make installworld mergemaster reboot Hope this helps. -Frank On Tue, 2003-10-28 at 17:09, Jason Williams wrote: > Once I had my sources updated, I did the following: > > I booted into single mode: > > cd /usr/src > make buildworld > > cd /usr/src > make buildkernel > make installkernel > > I rebooted to test the kernel and that is where I ran into trouble. I did > not type make installworld as suggested in the handbook. It said to test > the kernel first. > > I was told I did not have to run mergemaster since this was a brand new > install of 4.8. Is that incorrect? > > I appreciate your help. > > Jason > > At 05:08 PM 10/28/2003 -0500, you wrote: > >Did you build a new kernel as well as world? did you run mergemaster? > > > > > >On Tue, 2003-10-28 at 16:57, Jason Williams wrote: > > > Hello everyone. > > > > > > Im pretty new to building my own world here, but im excited to learn it. > > > > > > I followed the handbook as suggested on how to make world. > > > > > > I installed FreeBSD 4.8 on my workstation. I installed cvsup and > > configured > > > my stable-supfile as well as my ports-supfile. I updated my ports no > > problem. > > > Here are the contents of my stable-supfile: > > > > > > *default host=cvsup12.FreeBSD.org > > > *default base=/usr/local/etc/cvsup > > > *default prefix=/usr > > > *default release=cvs tag=RELENG_4 > > > *default delete use-rel-suffix > > > > > > I did a: cvsup -g -L 2 stable-supfile and it did its work. > > > > > > I then proceeded as in the handbook. > > > > > > After I booted to my new kernel (I noticed it said FreeBSD 4.9 stable, > > so I > > > booted correctly). > > > > > > However, im having some problems when I test the kernel: Specifically with > > > 'top' and 'ps' > > > > > > # top > > > kvm_open: proc size mismatch (34048 total, 1060 chunks) > > > top: Out of memory. > > > > > > # ps > > > ps: proc size mismatch (29792 total, 1060 chunks) > > > > > > At this point, I was going to go back and retry doing everything as > > > suggested in the handbook. > > > > > > In the meantime, anyone have any idea what im missing or what is going on? > > > > > > I appreciate it. > > > > > > Cheers, > > > > > > Jason > > > > > > _______________________________________________ > > > [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list > > > http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions > > > To unsubscribe, send any mail to > > "[EMAIL PROTECTED]" > > _______________________________________________ > [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list > http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions > To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]" _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"