Subject: Re: confused about netbsd versions
To: Felix Zaslavskiy <>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 01/01/2003 16:37:21
> But I just have one more question. If I rebuild from the latest sources and
> then do 'make install' from the toplevel source directory that will replace
> all the older 1.6 release  is that correct ?

You should have a look at the new BUILDING documentation and use the script.

> What should the size of the base /usr be since i wont be putting anything on
> it other then the binaries and sources from the base ?

/usr (for i386) without any X11 is about 131 MB. A complete install
without X is about 150 MB.

The src (without X) will take around 1072 MB. (This is with the
obj files.)

   Jeremy C. Reed