Utility for safe updating of ports in base system

Lowell Gilbert freebsd-ports-local at be-well.ilk.org
Fri Mar 28 07:29:56 PDT 2008


Ulrich Spoerlein <uspoerlein at gmail.com> writes:

> Some people mentioned license issues with certain ports that would
> disallow the package building: These issues are non-existant if you are
> talking about in-house distribution only. All our jdks are pkg_add(1)ed
> and would love to be upgraded just the same.

I'm not sure I understand the point correctly, so let me just ask: 
isn't this the difference between RESTRICTED and NO_PACKAGE?


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