upgrade package questions

Andrew P. infofarmer at gmail.com
Tue Nov 8 20:25:22 GMT 2005

On 11/8/05, Lonnie Cumberland <lonnie at outstep.com> wrote:
> Hello All,
> Could someone please tell me how to upgrade a package over the web?
> What I mean is that i have used /stand/sysinstall >>configure >>
> Pachages which allowed me to choose ftp://ftp1.freebsd.org to install a
> package from but now I need to manually upgrade a package "Gettext
> 0.13.?" I think that it was over to "Gettext 0.14.?"
> What would be the command like way to do this?
> Thanks,
> Lonnie
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The straight way would be:
pkg_delete mypackage && pkg_add -r mypackage

Still I would prefer installing portupgrade and doing:
portupgrade -PP mypackage

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