parts of ports

Ralph Hempel rhempel at
Wed Sep 1 06:56:25 PDT 2004

> Hi,
> is there a way to install only parts of the ports tree to set 
> them up ? The ports tree takes 237M up :(
> Have only 600M hd space available included  swap.
> The purpose is to setup a firewall/router/proxy VERY 
> secured :)
> Thanks in advance for your help.
> mess-mate

You can read this little tip on how I did it....


It deals with installing a partial ports tree for building perl,
but applies in general to any port you want to build.


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