upgrading openssl/openssh only using ports

Subhro subhro.kar at gmail.com
Thu Sep 30 20:44:03 PDT 2004

On Thu, 30 Sep 2004 17:20:01 -0700, Dan Finn <dhrider at gmail.com> wrote:
> I want to upgrade OpenSSH/OpenSSL and I only want to have to use the
> ports tree to do this.  What is the best way to do this?  

Just cd to the ports directory and
make all install clean

>f possible
> I would like to over write my existing base installations of those two

Not a good idea. You can just instruct the system to use the ports
using rc.conf.

> packages, or delete the base install ones if that's possible
> (preferably not by hand).  How should I do this?

If youdont want ssl and ssh then put NO_OPENSSL="YES" and
NO_OPENSSH="YES" in.conf and rebuild world
> Thanks
You are welcome


Subhro Sankha Kar
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