Status of portupgrade and portmaster?
mbeis at xs4all.nl
Mon Oct 2 18:58:23 UTC 2017
On Mon, 2 Oct 2017, the wise Matt Smith wrote:
>> I'm running 11.1-STABLE now, upgrading every few months or when there
>> is an important security fix. Do I have to build a new system twice in
>> that case (once my running system and once the poudriere jail)?
> What I do is to initially create the jail using poudriere jail -c -j 11
> -m src=/usr/src and then I upgrade the jail using poudriere jail -u -j
> These commands use the existing /usr/src and /usr/obj trees from the
> host system buildworld/kernel. It doesn't need to be rebuilt.
Did a make cleanworld last time I upgraded so /usr/obj is empty now, but
next time I'll try this out. Didn't know poudriere could do this (although
it's in the manpage I see now). Thanks for the info!
This sentence no verb.
More information about the freebsd-ports