Updating FreeNAS

freeNASBefore you can successfully check for updates to FreeNAS you need nameservers correctly configured, which they aren't if you use a static IP address.  This article describes setting up DNS and then checking for updates.


Network

Start by logging on to FreeNAS.

  1. Go to Network > Global configuration.
  2. Enter IPv4 Default Gateway.
  3. Enter Nameservers 1, 2 and 3 as required.  (e.g. you might include the Google nameserver 8.8.8.8).
  4. Click Save.

 

Update

Now you are ready to check and install any updates.

  1. Go to System > Update.
  2. Click Check Now.

 

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