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Re: Downgrade from -current?

> From: Eric Haszlakiewicz <>
> Sent: Wednesday, September 10, 2008 9:20:49 PM
> [*1] This won't quite work because the revivesa branch hasn't been merged
> yet, but you can come close.
> [*2] This assumes you're using a single filesystem for everything:
> mkdir /old
> ln -s old /active
> mv /usr /old; ln -s active/usr usr  # repeat for each directory in /
> mkdir /new
> install stuff into /new
> ln -hfs /new /active

Thank you for this. I think I'll just wait until release 5 is out and be more
careful when I make updates to it. That was an oversight on my part
upgrading my system to -current and not staying with the release.

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