update method

  1. X

    Cannot update FreeBSD

    Hello, this is my first post here. The Forum is very cool, but a have one question: Today i have one appliance in AWS FreeBSD running at version 11.3-Stable AMD64 and i know this version is a older version of freeBSD. But when i try update running pkg update i receive a follow error: Shared...
  2. I

    How to update FreeBSD for a PC without Internet connection (ie. behind firewall)?

    I have a machine behind a firewall. How do it update it, ie. to the execute these commands normally of there is an Internet connection: ?
  3. john_rambo

    One major difference that I found between Linux and FreeBSD || How frequently do you install updates ?

    After moving from Arch Linux to FreeBSD 13.0-RELEASE-p7 one major difference that I found was the fact that under all Linux distros there is only one update mechanism which updates both the base and user land packages. For example under Debian/Ubuntu you need to run only sudo apt update && sudo...
  4. Relricey

    Solved Which commands should I use to update FreeBSD?

    Hi. This is my first post. The forum is beautiful. Which is better? Or is there another better method to update/upgrade? Is there duplication/overlap in these commands? freebsd-update fetch && freebsd-update fetch install or freebsd-update fetch && pkg update && pkg upgrade or...