i keep *trying* to move from portupgrade to portmaster
kamikaze at bsdforen.de
Mon Aug 16 16:37:38 UTC 2010
On 12/08/2010 20:11, Anonymous wrote:
> Dominic Fandrey <kamikaze at bsdforen.de> writes:
>> On 07/08/2010 02:46, Adam Vande More wrote:
>>> On Fri, Aug 6, 2010 at 5:11 PM, Doug Barton <dougb at freebsd.org> wrote:
>>>> On 08/06/2010 15:03, Adam Vande More wrote:
>>>> for pkg in /var/db/pkg/* ; do
>>>> pkg_create -b $pkg
>> You guys are loosing opportunities to boast with your shell one liners
>> # pkg_info -Ea | xargs -n1 pkg_create -b
> Why do you need xargs(1) when pkg_create(1) supports regexps as well as
> simple globs?
> $ pkg_create -b \* # all packages
> $ pkg_create -xb firefox # only firefox
I wasn't aware that pkg_create can create several packages at once,
thanks for that!
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