pkg_add -r vs portupgrade -NP

Jonathon McKitrick jcm at
Mon Mar 8 15:09:07 PST 2004

I've noticed that sometimes pkg_add -r finds packases while portupgrade -NP
does not.  Is there any good reason for this?  Is portupgrade more sensitive
to differences between the version of FreeBSD running and the one the
packages are listed for?

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My other computer is your windows box.

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