port upgrade help

E. J. Cerejo ej.cerejo at laposte.net
Tue Apr 15 11:30:49 PDT 2003

Kok Kok wrote:
> Hi all
> I am running freebsd 4.6. I have question about port
> How do I upgrade it? I am using cvsup and only upgrade
> the port 

If you running 4.6 you shouldn't upgrade your ports tree, upgrade to, at 
least 4.8 or stable first.
You can learn this from:

> If I installed port apache and ssh before, do I need
> to remove them before I upgrade?

You can use portupgrade, it's in /usr/ports/sysutils/portupgrade but 
then again I would recommend upgrading FreeBSD to 4.8 or stable. You can 
learn on how to use portupgrade here:

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