portupgrade and daemons.

Cyrille Lefevre clefevre-lists at 9online.fr
Sun May 23 12:42:58 PDT 2004

"Josef Karthauser" <joe at freebsd.org> wrote:
On Sun, May 23, 2004 at 01:52:06PM +0200, Kay Lehmann wrote:
> As far as I know this isn't the job of portupgrade. Normally it should 
> be handeled by the port itself, which could stop daemons with 
> appropriate set (de)install targets.
> I think a lot of the ports do this quite properly. Moving this to Mk 
> looks quite complicated and I think it would be the best to leave it in 
> the ports, since they should know what is required to do.

Ah ok.  That makes sense. Do you know of a port that does this properly
off the top of your head?

astro/setiathome at post-install time :)

Cyrille Lefevre.
home: mailto:cyrille.lefevre at laposte.net

More information about the freebsd-ports mailing list