Subject: advice needed..update to current
To: None <>
From: Pritesh <>
List: current-users
Date: 10/30/2003 17:47:47
I have downloaded all the current-sources from
and are under /usr/src.
<br><br>These are the steps that i am following to update NetBSD-1.6.1 to current. I got these steps from<br><br>

 <br><br>Updating an existing system:<br><br>1. Build the toolchain.<br> From the root of the source tree, run './ tools'. This will build a toolchain in tools/obj/tools.<hostplatform>/bin. <br>2. Build and install the kernel: <br>./ kernel=GENERIC<br> <br>3. mv /netbsd /onetbsd<br> <br>4. mv sys/arch/<ARCH>/compile/GENERIC/netbsd /<br> <br>5. Reboot into the new kernel<br> <br>6. Run ./ distribution<br> <br>7. Finally, install the new userland: ./ install=/<br> <br>8. Optionally reboot to ensure all running services are using the new binaries<br><br>.

I finished the above process and wanted to find if there is something else other than the above mentioned that i need to do.


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