Re: upgrade path from 6r4 to 7r5?

From: Michele Andreoli (
Date: Tue Dec 21 1999 - 07:27:52 CET

On Mon, Dec 20, 1999 at 09:39:29AM -0600, R. Venkateswaran nicely wrote:
> Thanks, Michele.
> cat X11.tgz | bzip2 -ds | (cd /; tar -xvf -)
> works well and I could upgrade to version 7r5 without
> creating floppies for X11 and TCL. This was just for
> experimentation. I am not a rebel going against your "not
> recommended" policy :-) . It worked out quite well.
> I just found a "bug" in the "ethconfig" script in version
> 7r5. For manual configuration, "ethconfig" tries to read
> /etc/eth.conf.

Please, remove this script. The active one is "netconfig",
not ethconfig.


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