Is there a way to automatically edit port Makefile and plist after updates

Michael Gmelin freebsd at
Sat May 14 09:55:42 UTC 2016

> On 14 May 2016, at 11:36, Reko Turja via freebsd-ports <freebsd-ports at> wrote:
> There is one port that has completely unneeded things in both Makefile and plist. Is there a way to Automatically change those afterwards - I guess usual method of patching isn't applicable?
> Of course doing a portsnap fetch update and sedding the unneeded stuff out from a shellscript each night instead of just portsnap is always an option if there's nothing more refined available.

ports-mgmt/portshaker might be what you're looking for.

- Michael

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