Standard way of updating 6.x ?
alistair.sutton at gmail.com
Wed Feb 1 00:22:54 PST 2006
On 01/02/06, Eric Kjeldergaard <kjelderg at gmail.com> wrote:
> Wednesday 01 February 2006 10:56、RW さんは書きました:
> > On Tuesday 31 January 2006 17:45, Garrett Cooper wrote:
> > > On Jan 31, 2006, at 8:31 AM, Xn Nooby wrote:
> > >
> > > portupgrade: Use for updating your actual ports programs.
> > >
> > > There may be a more elegant solution though and I would be more than
> > > happy to hear it too :).
> > > -Garrett
> > I find that portmanager generally does a better job at keeping ports up to
> > date without manual intervention. A notable example being its ability to
> > upgrade Gnome without the help of a script.
> I also found portupgrade both more capable in many cases and more easy-to-use
> (just portmanager -u to do what one "usually" wants to do). Too bad it was
> pulled from ports.
It added back into ports very shortly after it was pulled. Quite what
its future is going to be do though I don't know as the author now
seems to be concentrating on Linux as being portmanager's main
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