Subject: Re: After running
To: Ian Thomas <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 05/18/2003 19:23:37
On Thu, May 15, 2003 at 06:30:13PM -0400, Ian Thomas wrote:
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> 	I have a directory, /usr/src/netbsd-build full of a complete build 
> 	of netbsd 1.6.1.  What is the best way to take what is in there and move 
> the build so it replaces the old 1.6 system I'm currently using?  I 
> didn't use / as the DESTDIR because I wanted to make sure everything 
> built o.k. before moving the new build into place.
> 	I am currently running a 1.6.1 kernel.

With current you can use installdir for this, but I don't know
if there is an equivalent for the 1.6 branch.

The way I do it is to build a complete release, and then extract the
sets to / (I always have several boxes to upgrade anyway).

Manuel Bouyer <>
     NetBSD: 24 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference