Subject: Re: road map for new immigrants?
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Ted Spradley <email@example.com>
Date: 09/14/1998 23:51:10
> Ted Spradley writes:
> > I'm running a port-alpha snapshot from June 28, and I want to move to
> > -current. I suppose I'd better build config and a new kernel first, and
> > then "make build".
> Yes. Build your kernel first and run it, then build the new userland
> using that new kernel.
I was just about to ask, can I boot the new kernel with the old userland?
I guess that's a Yes.
> BTW, libc is broken right now, so if you are using -current sources
> from the last couple of days, you would be advised to wait before
> building (as per Jason's message of this morning.) Jason promised to
> note when this would be fixed (I'm guessing by tomorrow.)
Ah, well, no hurry. This will give me a chance to get my stuff together.