How to know which version of an apps available in various FreeBSD release?

Garrett Cooper yanefbsd at
Wed Jun 2 10:37:25 UTC 2010

On Wed, Jun 2, 2010 at 2:09 AM, Emanuel Haupt <ehaupt at> wrote:
> Tao Wang <dancefire at> wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I'm doing a survey about the availablilty of some packages in
>> different platform, including FreeBSD release. I want to know whether
>> the package is existed in the specific FreeBSD release, and which
>> version it is? I found: , however, it
>> is only against -STABLE or -CURRENT. I also need to know the
>> information on previous release. How to do it? Thanks.
> All the information you need is available in INDEX:

That only works for the head of each branch though, right?

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