Gert Cuykens gert.cuykens at
Mon Oct 18 12:43:00 PDT 2004

What are /usr/ports/distfiles/ ?

I thought it where backup copy's of all the make files you installed
on your system but when i do for example tar -xjf
cvsup-without-gui.amd64.tarbz2 the cvsup-without-gui.amd64 looks like
a binary file ? Can somebody explain to me please how distfiles work ?


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