FreeBSD: How to upgrade (from 7.0 to 7.2)

!1: All as “root”…
!2: You will have to interact with the system and there is an assumption that you know how to…

  1. # freebsd-update upgrade -r 7.2-RELEASE
  2. # freebsd-update install
  3. # reboot
  4. # freebsd-update install
  5. # reboot

Then upgrade all packages:

  1. # portsnap fetch update
  2. # pkg_version -vIL=
  3. # portupgrade -a