Subject: Re: 1.5 to 1.6 upgrade question
To: None <>
From: Ian Thomas <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 11/16/2002 21:32:46
On Saturday, November 16, 2002, at 07:53 PM, Noah L. Meyerhans wrote:

> Is it possible to upgrade my 1.5.3 system to 1.6 without using any kind
> of removable media?  e.g. on a machine with no floppy or CD-ROM drive.
> Thanks.
> noah
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	I'm going to assume you have a network connection.  If so, you can 
pull down any 1.6 binary sets you need.  Install and boot into the 1.6 
kernel before you unpack the binary sets.  Make sure you take special 
care when unpacking etc.tgz, of course. This is taken from the NetBSD 
Guide as an example on how to unpack sets,

	See this link on how to approach upgrading etc.

	Remember, the docs on have a wealth of information.

Ian P. Thomas