portupgrade -> portmaster Rosetta Stone?

Olivier Smedts olivier at gid0.org
Mon Feb 27 18:25:01 UTC 2012

2012/2/27 Eitan Adler <lists at eitanadler.com>:
> On Mon, Feb 27, 2012 at 11:29 AM, Olivier Smedts <olivier at gid0.org> wrote:
>> 2012/2/27 Doug Barton <dougb at freebsd.org>:
>>> On 02/27/2012 02:18, Olivier Smedts wrote:
>>>> Now I only need to find a way to "ignore" the errors when creating a
>>>> backup package if there was a plist problem
>>> That's in the man page. :)
>> Sorry, but I really don't find it... I don't want to prevent the
>> backup packages' creation (-B), I just want to reply "ignore" when the
>> backup package is created and, for example, a file in plist is missing
>> in the filesystem. In this case, "ignore" continues with backup
>> package creation.
> from portmaster.rc
> # Do not prompt the user for failed backup package creation
> PM_IGNORE_FAILED_BACKUP_PACKAGE=pm_ignore_failed_backup_package

Thanks for the answer. I was searching for a command line flag, but
this time it seems I'll have to create a config file :)


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