Status of portupgrade and portmaster?

Jonathan Chen jonc at
Sat Sep 30 22:45:01 UTC 2017

On 1 October 2017 at 11:29, abi <abi at> wrote:
> 30.09.2017 20:06, Kevin Oberman пишет:
>> As a result, I am no longer able to track HEAD and, if the issue is not
>> resolved in some manner before 11 support ends, will be forced to move
>> from
>> FreeBSD after an using it for over 2 decades. I certainly hope that this
>> is
>> not what happens.
> Is it absolutely necessary to be so overdramatic ? synth is rather young
> project and it's failure was very probable - written on long dead language
> and supported by 1 person. It can't even be replacement for portmaster as
> contains only preliminary support if port options.

What sort of port options can portmaster support better than synth?
Jonathan Chen <jonc at>

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