Updating ports svn bsd

15-Feb-2018 05:53

Here are your real choices for upgrade: The handbook says it, every HOWTO in the world says it, so we're gonna say it too. Most folks get kinda nervous when it comes time for an upgrade and postpone the fateful day as long as possible.This is a big mistake since the Free BSD team have done a great job in making it relatively simple and painless.

If you use this branch you must use source updating for all subsequent security fixes.

This step involves building all the various tools/utilities required to run Free BSD.

They are built and saved in the defined directores and are NOT INSTALLED (remember if it says build at the front it does NOT install).

This is a survival guide to keeping Free BSD up-to-date ('ish).

This note covers the automated tools (freebsd-update and portsnap) and manual methods for updating Free BSD.

If you use this branch you must use source updating for all subsequent security fixes.This step involves building all the various tools/utilities required to run Free BSD.They are built and saved in the defined directores and are NOT INSTALLED (remember if it says build at the front it does NOT install).This is a survival guide to keeping Free BSD up-to-date ('ish).This note covers the automated tools (freebsd-update and portsnap) and manual methods for updating Free BSD.We will be using non-standard paths so need we to do more work.