poudriere and gitup

Guido Falsi mad at madpilot.net
Mon Apr 5 21:37:15 UTC 2021

On 05/04/21 23:26, Jose Quinteiro wrote:
> On 4/4/21 7:35 AM, Carmel wrote:
>> On Sat, 3 Apr 2021 12:18:27 +0000, Rene Ladan stated:
>> ...
>> Is or will poudriere default to using net/gitup in FreeBSD 13? Is there
>> a way to configure it in the "poudriere.conf" file?
> There's a "git" option for the "-m method" command-line switch of
> poudriere-ports(8). This option is used to specify which method to use
> to create a ports tree.
> I don't have any experience with it because I use "-m null" to have
> Poudriere use a Ports tree I maintain manually with git.

It performs a shallow clone, not getting all history (similar to what 
gitup does) should work with a command line like this:

poudriere ports -c -B main -m git -U 'https://git.FreeBSD.org/ports.git' 
-p freebsd

then use following command to update:

poudriere ports -u -p freebsd

Guido Falsi <mad at madpilot.net>

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