Updating My 6.3 release box

Use src for many times make me get surprised when using freebsd-update for fix is very easy. Simple though.

mail# freebsd-update fetch
Looking up update.FreeBSD.org mirrors… 1 mirrors found.
Fetching metadata signature for 6.3-RELEASE from update1.FreeBSD.org… done.
Fetching metadata index… done.
Fetching 2 metadata patches.. done.
Applying metadata patches… done.
Inspecting system… done.
Preparing to download files… done.
Fetching 9 patches….. done.
Applying patches… done.

The following files will be updated as part of updating to 6.3-RELEASE-p2:

mail# freebsd-update install
Installing updates… done.


One Comment

  1. you’ve got to love it when things work out…
    I’m also a gentoo user and portage is a linux port of port (say that 10x fast). I started using FreeBSD a couple of years ago (after I started using Gentoo) and didn’t realize this and was amazed about how similar they work LOL.

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