Good examples of not deleting custom config files/installing new config files

Dmitry Marakasov amdmi3 at
Fri May 26 18:13:25 PDT 2006

* Freddie Cash (fcash at wrote:
> Could someone point me to some ports that do a good job of not
> deleting custom config files when you do updates?  I'd like to
Look at, for example, mail/mutt. Many ports handle configs in the
same way. The trick is done by @exec and @unexec directives in
pkg-plist, they are pretty self-explainable. This also works perfectly
when installing from package.

Best regards,
 Dmitry                          mailto:amdmi3 at

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