Subject: Re: installing patches
To: Erik Huizing <>
From: Julio Merino <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 06/08/2001 09:48:23
On Thu, Jun 07, 2001 at 04:24:13PM -0600, Erik Huizing wrote:

> This is probably more for the security list, but here goes: 
> Which files are needed to apply patches from the security advisories? For
> instance, the recent ipfilter advisory states 
> "Systems running NetBSD 1.5.x systems dated before April 14,2001 should be
> upgraded to NetBSD 1.5.x dated April 14, 200 or later"
> I went looking around on the ftp site (under /pub/NetBSD/NetBSD-1.5 ) and
> most the files are dated around mid-November 2000. 
> So my question is: where can I find these post-april 14, 2001 binaries?

I think the only way is to make the world. That is, you have to download
the source code of NetBSD 1.5 with cvs and then recompile it itself.
You will find more info in the netbsd website.


> Thx
> The first rule of Fight Club is: You Do Not Talk About Fight Club.
> // Erik Huizing
> //