parts of ports

B.Hansson bernt at
Wed Sep 1 07:54:38 PDT 2004

messmate skrev:

> Hi,
> is there a way to install only parts of the ports tree to set 
> them up ? The ports tree takes 237M up :(

Yes. tar -zxvf ports.tar.gz path/to/port/you/want/to/install

That's how I did it. See to it that you have Mk, Templates and such 
directorys in your /usr/ports dir.

> 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

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