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Date:      Sat, 17 Jan 2009 23:47:21 +0100
From:      Jeroen Hofstee <jeroen@virtualhost.nl>
To:        freebsd-questions@freebsd.org
Subject:   Re: stable-supfile --> freebsd-update
Message-ID:  <49725FF9.3070604@virtualhost.nl>
In-Reply-To: <b9079c480901171256k7ad70e57i25546e4279273662@mail.gmail.com>
References:  <b9079c480901171256k7ad70e57i25546e4279273662@mail.gmail.com>

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As far as I know you cannot use freebsd-update on stable releases.
Use *default release=cvs tag=RELENG_7_1 instead to track a release,
That will get you back to 7.1 p nr and allows you to do binary upgrades 
again.

Jeroen Hofstee

Roy Stuivenberg schreef:
>     I am wondering.
>    After installing freebsd 7.1 RELEASE, I did csup stable-supfile , en
>    completed the proces of make buildword, etc, etc ..
>    Everything went fine, but when I try --> freebsd-update fetch, is says
>    rs-unix# freebsd-update fetch
>    Looking up update.FreeBSD.org <http://update.freebsd.org/>; mirrors... 4
> mirrors found.
>    Fetching metadata signature for 7.1-STABLE from update2.FreeBSD.org...
>    failed.
>    Fetching metadata signature for 7.1-STABLE from update1.FreeBSD.org...
>    failed.
>    Fetching metadata signature for 7.1-STABLE from update4.FreeBSD.org...
>    failed.
>    Fetching metadata signature for 7.1-STABLE from update3.FreeBSD.org...
>    failed.
>    No mirrors remaining, giving up.
>    I was thinking, I have to change the freebsd-update.conf file, but don't
>    know what to change ..
>    Anyone to help me on this?
>    Regards,
>    Roy.
> rs-unix# uname -a
>    FreeBSD rs-unix.roycs.nl 7.1-STABLE FreeBSD 7.1-STABLE #0: Mon Jan 12
>    00:41:54 CET 2009     12oy@rs-unix.roycs.nl:/usr/obj/usr/src/sys/GENERIC
>    i386
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