Nicolás de Bari Embríz G. R. <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > Hi all, right now I am using freebsd 4.9 but I would like to update to > 4.10-STABLE but I have a problem, I want to do this on a dedicated server > the one is in another country and miles away from me, so I am planing to > do this over ssh. > > what I plan to do is a cvsup to get the latest release then: > > 1. `cd /usr/src' > 2. `make buildworld' > 3. `make buildkernel KERNCONF=MY_KERNEL' > 4. `make installkernel KERNCONF=MY_KERNEL'
5. `cp -Rp /etc /etc.backup' # You can never have too many backups! > 6. `mergemaster -p' > 7. `make installworld' > 8. `mergemaster' > 9. `reboot' > > > Also I have Perl installed from ports so I have commented the #NOPERL= > true on /etc/make.conf > > I will appreciate some help, tips or recommendations for doing this so I > can update my system. BTW: I just did this earlier this evening on a server 4 hours away and everything went fine. -- Bill Moran Potential Technologies http://www.potentialtech.com _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"