system cloning

Tony Shadwick tshadwick at
Fri Jun 10 21:42:04 GMT 2005

Nope, everything is from ports.  was just trying to avoide the 2+ days of 
compiling needed to rebuild everything. :(

On Fri, 10 Jun 2005, Haulmark, Chris wrote:

> Someone broke the silence:
>> Except that I still have to re-install all of the packages in
>> /usr/local, many which have been built from sources.  or are you
>> suggesting that I
>> copy out the /usr/local tree as well?  Will that break anything?
> <snipped>
> Well, you brought up something that I forgot about.
> I'll rebuild the world/kernel and reinstall.
> Then I would use portupgrade to upgrade and rebuild the ports.
> Unless you used some special things like installing only tarballs or any
> other kind, that is the approach I would go with.
> Chris Haulmark

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