Doing a first time install of 5.1.  The ports packages look comprehensive
and very up-to-date.  I'm coming from the linux world, having used it
exclusively for the past year.  I have the manual and will certainly read
it before perfoming the install to hopefully make the process easier.

I found the following in a FreeBSD article post and wanted any comments
from users who had done a number of installs as to the logic/soundness of
following the steps outlined below:

Install a minimal base system and the ports collection.

Install and configure cvsup and portupgrade.

Update your source tree and ports tree.

Make buildworld, kernel, installworld. Run portupgrade -a.

Reboot your nice, clean, up-to-date system and start installing apps you
want to use.

Does this make sense?  Any additional steps and is the ordering of the
steps sound?

Thanks for your feedback.
  Trey Sizemore
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