- (91) Updating FreeBSD 4.11 (1/4) – Blast from the past
- (92) Updating FreeBSD 4.11 (2/4) – Digging up old graves
- (93) Updating FreeBSD 4.11 (3/4) – Neophyte’s notorious necromancy
- (94) Updating FreeBSD 4.11 (4/4) – Reflecting radical resurrection
This post talks about legacy systems in the IT in general and about installing FreeBSD 4.11 in particular.
In this post I describe how to configure the system for remote connection, how to bootstrap pkgsrc, install subversion and update the system to FreeBSD 4.11-STABLE.
This third post of this mini series is mostly about updating OpenSSH and getting newer compilers installed.
The final part of this mini series deals with updating a lot of the programs installed previously to recent releases. The most important one is a current version of OpenSSH.