Create tgz packages

albi albi at
Thu Jan 6 10:24:15 PST 2005

Albert Shih wrote:

> Suppose I have two computer, one very fast and one very slow, I want
> compile some application (with ports) on the fast and put in slow computer.
> But I can not use some tar or rsync (hard to explain why but trust me I can)
> I want to create a tgz file and transfert it to slow computer to
> install. How can I do that or where can I find some documentation for that.

example :
cd /usr/ports/audio/aumix
make package

copy /usr/ports/audio/aumix/aumix-gtk-2.8_2.tbz to your slower machine
and use pkg_add on it

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