Blocking ports from upgrade

Glenn Dawson glenn at
Fri Jun 17 20:49:35 GMT 2005

At 01:45 PM 6/17/2005, Steven Lake wrote:
>         Just curious about how to block portupgrade from upgrading 
> certain files when you cvsup your ports and tell it to upgrade 
> everything?  I've got a few programs that refuse to work with the newer 
> version so I have to copy the older version back in to make it work 
> again.  I'd like to just block it from upgrading those programs until I 
> absolutely must upgrade.  Is there some way to mark them as being port 
> that should be ignored?  Thanks in advance for the info.

Looks like the -x option to portupgrade will do the trick.


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