kris at obsecurity.org
Thu Apr 15 05:12:46 PDT 2004
On Thu, Apr 15, 2004 at 12:51:05PM +0100, Matthew Seaman wrote:
> On Thu, Apr 15, 2004 at 03:39:26AM -0400, Arend P. van der Veen wrote:
> > I have a question about ports. I have a port installed. I want to make
> > package for it also. I find that I must delete the package from my
> > system first and then go "make package". This is because make package
> > must install the package first.
> > Is there a better way to make a package that does not require me to
> > uninstall and reinstall it from my system ?
> Unfortunately not -- building a package does require you to install
> the package as well.
He's asking about creating a package from an already installed port.
Use pkg_create -b.
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