Ports tree infrastructure

Matthew Seaman m.seaman at infracaninophile.co.uk
Wed Apr 4 20:22:20 UTC 2007

Peter Jeremy wrote:
> On 2007-Apr-03 11:42:20 -0400, Dan Casey <dcasey at debtresolve.com> wrote:

>>  I'm not sure what to do about the INDEX files, which is
>> what i had trouble finding documentation on.
> Your only option here is "cd /usr/ports && make index" - which is quite
> slow (try it and see).  You can't fetch INDEX if you aren't tracking
> the full ports tree.

Ahem.  'make index' is not the only option.




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