How to upgrade FreeBSD 11 to 12 Bsd System

How to upgrade FreeBSD 11 to 12

First note down the FreeBSD version by running the following commands: freebsd-version uname -mrs Make sure both FreeBSD base and packages are updates: freebsd-update fetch install pkg update && pkg upgrade WARNING: Make sure you backup all important data, config files, and database tables/DBS. The author is not responsible for any data loss and upgrading FreeBSD should only be attempted after backing up all data.   (more…)