[PC-BSD Testing] Rolling-Release and 9.2-BETA1 announcement!

Lars Engels lars.engels at 0x20.net
Fri Jul 26 01:34:57 PDT 2013

On Wed, Jul 24, 2013 at 10:35:16AM -0400, Kris Moore wrote:
> On 07/24/2013 00:39, Julian Elischer wrote:
> > On 7/24/13 12:04 AM, Kris Moore wrote:
> >>
> >> The PC-BSD team is pleased to announce that new images for PC-BSD
> >> 9.1-RELEASE (Isotope Infusion) and PC-BSD 9-STABLE (Based upon
> >> FreeBSD 9.2-BETA1) are now
> >> available! These releases are among the first in our new
> >> "Rolling-Release" model, and will allow you to easily keep your
> >> system updated with bi-monthly package set updates along side your
> >> regular PBI updates. In addition the images now include support for
> >> creating and booting from ZFS boot-environments. Due to the nature
> >> of implementing ZFS boot-environments, users on previous installs
> >> of 9.1-RELEASE will need to perform a re-installation in order to
> >> take advantage of these ZFS features. With the upcoming release of
> >> 9.2, currently in BETA, existing users may opt to wait for its
> >> release in order to migrate to the newer version. Many additional
> >> new features are also listed in the notes below. 
> >
> > how do I know the exact current revision of my 9.1 system and how do I
> > select which I want it to upgrade to? 
> After you install one or the other, you can use the command
> "pc-updatemanager branches" to see what branches are available, and then
> "chbranch <tag>"  to switch to that revision.

But this doesn't show me the branch I'm currently on.
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