How to handle 'local' ports/packages?

Lowell Gilbert freebsd-questions-local at
Thu Apr 6 11:36:03 UTC 2006

freebsd-questions at writes:

> Ok, that's fine, but how can I have a port on my system that isn't in the
> ports tree available to the world? I mean, won't anything I add to my local
> tree be deleted by cvsup'ing?

Not with the default cvsup settings, no.
cvsup will only delete things that were in the tree to begin with, and
then removed.

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