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Old 6th February 2009
carpman carpman is offline
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Default checking upgrade worked?

Hello, just playing with upgrading 6.2 to 6.3 in my virtual machine install of freebsd and all seems to have gone ok except this:

uname -a
FreeBSD freebsd-6.2 6.3-RELEASE-p9 FreeBSD 6.3-RELEASE-p9 #1: Fri Feb 6 16:40:50 GMT 2009 root@freebsd-6.2:/usr/obj/usr/src/sys/GENERIC i386
It seem to still have some ref to 6.2 or is this because i upgrade from 6.2?

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Old 6th February 2009
glenbarber glenbarber is offline
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Isn't that the hostname?
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Old 6th February 2009
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Indeed, the format of uname -a is:

sysname hostname release version platform arch ident
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