Commit ff97210d authored by Mike Hibler's avatar Mike Hibler

minor tweaks to account for ELVINCOMPAT

parent 764eec8d
#
# EMULAB-COPYRIGHT
# Copyright (c) 2002-2007 University of Utah and the Flux Group.
# Copyright (c) 2002-2008 University of Utah and the Flux Group.
# All rights reserved.
#
......@@ -99,16 +99,19 @@ collection that are known to work with our software, and to save you hours
of compile time, we provide pre-built binary packages of the ports required
by Emulab.
[ NOTE: if you are an existing Emulab site doing a reinstall, and want to
maintain backward compatibility with your existing OS images, you will have
to get a special packages tarball from Utah. ]
If this is a new Emulab installation, or you do not need to maintain backward
compatibility with old OS images (i.e., you plan to build new ones) then
download the packages tarball from:
Download the packages tarball from:
http://www.emulab.net/downloads/FreeBSD-6.1-20060921.tar.gz
http://www.emulab.net/downloads/FreeBSD-6.1-20080610.tar.gz
(You can use the FreeBSD 'fetch' command to download the file.)
If you are upgrading an existing installation, and you want to continue to
use your current OS images, then you need to download a different tarball:
http://www.emulab.net/downloads/FreeBSD-6.1-20080610-elvincompat.tar.gz
Now, untar this someplace (you need about 140MB of space, so don't use /tmp).
Let's say you untarred it into /usr/tmp. You would then run:
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#
# EMULAB-COPYRIGHT
# Copyright (c) 2001-2007 University of Utah and the Flux Group.
# Copyright (c) 2001-2008 University of Utah and the Flux Group.
# All rights reserved.
#
......@@ -145,11 +145,12 @@ and make sure the home directories for them are removed as well!
##### Step 3 - Installing packages
Again, almost the same as on ops. Use the same tarball, and follow
the same pkg_add procedure, except this time, you're going to install
the emulab-boss package instead of emulab-ops:
Again, almost the same as on ops. Use the same tarball you downloaded before,
unpack it on this machine (in say /usr/tmp) and follow the same pkg_add
procedure, except this time, you're going to install the emulab-boss package
instead of emulab-ops:
env PKG_PATH=/usr/tmp/FreeBSD-6.1-20060921 pkg_add emulab-boss-2.0
env PKG_PATH=/usr/tmp/packages pkg_add emulab-boss-2.0
Also grab a copy of our approved ports tree and install it, the same as
described in setup-ops.txt.
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