After cvsup

Mark Ovens marko at freebsd.org
Mon Aug 21 18:06:20 BST 2000


On Mon, Aug 21, 2000 at 11:40:38AM +0000, Martin Smith wrote:
> Just a few questions, having cvsup'd for a few weeks I did a successful
> make buildworld etc last weekend, obviously I will be continuing in future
> but do I need to remove the contents of /usr/sup before continuing

No, when you run cvsup(1) it uses the checkouts files in the sub-dirs
of /usr/sup to compare your versions of files with the current ones
and only d/ls the necessary patches to bring you up to date.

I'd recommend removing /usr/obj between make buildworlds though.


> and if 
> I want to tweak the kernel in between times can I do it the time honoured
> fashion as previously
> 
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> Martin Smith
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