Subject: Re: RAID, sysinst, and upgrading
To: Greg Troxel <>
From: Steven M. Bellovin <>
List: current-users
Date: 02/14/2004 10:35:28
In message <>, Greg Troxel writes:
>  > > [raid upgrade]
>  I think you need to do it manually.
>Either that or do it from source with and installworld.  I
>did this on a machine from 1.6 to current several months ago, albeit
>without raid, and had no issues.  I wouldn't even think of doing a
>binary upgrade if I had the space to build, unless the machine was so
>slow that the build would take more than a few days.

It's a 233 Mhz machine with only 192M of RAM -- a full build would take 
a while.

		--Steve Bellovin,