While running the FreeBSD update tool to upgrade to 6.3, I got this
Fetching metadata signature for 6.3 from update1.FreeBSD.org... failed.
No mirrors remaining, giving up.
That was my fault, I had specified "6.3" instead of "6.3-RELEASE".
But still, the tool could me in a more friendly way that the directory
6.3 didn't exist and that I should look with a webbrowser at
http://update1.freebsd.org/ to see which upgrade releases are
Over to maintainer
For bugs that match the following
- Status Is In progress
- Untouched since 2018-01-01.
- Affects Base System OR Documentation
Reset to open status.
I did a quick pass but if you are getting this email it might be worthwhile to double check to see if this bug ought to be closed.
This shouldn't be a problem anymore since if the release is specified as "6.3" it will automatically expand it to "6.3-RELEASE".
Drop freebsd-update PRs which were assigned to me. I'm not working on this code any more.