Re: Debian/GNU Freebsd
- To: John Goerzen <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- Cc: Jonathan Walther <email@example.com>, Chris Waters <firstname.lastname@example.org>, Gordon Matzigkeit <email@example.com>, firstname.lastname@example.org
- Subject: Re: Debian/GNU Freebsd
- From: Joseph Carter <email@example.com>
- Date: Fri, 19 Feb 1999 17:58:08 -0800
- Message-id: <19990219175808.E15285@debian.org>
- Mail-followup-to: John Goerzen <firstname.lastname@example.org>, Jonathan Walther <email@example.com>, Chris Waters <firstname.lastname@example.org>, Gordon Matzigkeit <email@example.com>, firstname.lastname@example.org
- In-reply-to: <19990219111216.A385@complete.org>; from John Goerzen on Fri, Feb 19, 1999 at 11:12:17AM -0600
- References: <36CBBD48.9BE1DF9E@dsp.net> <Pine.LNX.3.96.990218123233.783A-100000@localhost> <19990219111216.A385@complete.org>
On Fri, Feb 19, 1999 at 11:12:17AM -0600, John Goerzen wrote:
> > Also, the FreeBSD install is VERY nice.
> Obviously you've never tried to upgrade a FreeBSD machine then. You have to
> take it down, boot from floppy, and pray your config files are not
> overwritten -- usually you end up rewriting them, or copying old ones back
> in place, vainly hoping they will work.
He did say INSTALL didn't he? No claims about upgrading =>
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