Questions about ports

Ramiro Aceves ea1abz at
Tue Feb 22 16:44:38 GMT 2005

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Lowell Gilbert" <freebsd-questions-local at>
To: "Ramiro Aceves" <ea1abz at>
Cc: <freebsd-questions at>
Sent: Tuesday, February 22, 2005 4:05 PM
Subject: Re: Questions about ports

> If you are going to mess around with those, it's probably easier to go
> directly to one of the FTP sites and download the package by hand.
> For example, on, you could get the package file
> pub/FreeBSD/ports/i386/packages-5-stable/mozilla-1.7.5_1,2.tbz

Thanks Lowell,
I am sorry, I am now at a winbugs computer at University. ;-)

IIRC, I will have to donwload manually the packages in wich mozilla depends
on. That was the reason I was looking for the PACKGEROOT and PACKAGESITE
environment variables. I am right?


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