> On Monday 05 January 2004 11:34 pm, Teilhard Knight wrote: > > I have running FreeBSD 4.7 in one computer and version 5.0 "was not for > > newbies". I see now, version 4.9 is out, but version 5.1 is too. In the > > official FreeBSD web page, they recommend to install 5.1. > > > > Now, I haven't grown up from the newbie category, so the question is: > > Should I install 5.2 or 4.9, perhaps 4.8, in another computer? > > > > Teilhard Knight > > The Extraterrestrial > > > > Change "privacy" for "softhome" if you want to intrude my inbox > > I would recommend you download and install 5.1 if you can. The upgrade from > 4.x to 5.x is nearly impossible and you're better off doing a fresh install. > I've been using 5.x for quite a while now, even on a production web server > with little problems. There's also better hardware support. Expect to see a > few bugs, but they're getting taken care of pretty quickly.
Thanks a lot. A few months ago, in the times of 4.7, everybody was against newbies to install 5.0. I see you guys have tested and approved version 5.x. I'll start downloading 5.1 right away. Teilhard Knight The Extraterrestrial Change "privacy" for "softhome" if you want to intrude my inbox _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"