Building Latest links etc.

Patrick Hess patrickhess at
Fri Jul 17 13:48:50 UTC 2015

Bob Eager wrote:
> I now want to update the ports. I see how to do this using portmaster,
> and how to generate packages on the package server.
> do I use portmaster on the 'slave' machines, using the
> packages I built?

Is there a particular reason why you want to use portmaster
instead of just running "pkg upgrade"? Portmaster might be
a great tool for building your packages, but when it comes
to installing or upgrading these packages on another machine,
I'd stick with pkg(8).


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