How do you tell pkg_add to just download the packages ?
Conrad J. Sabatier
conrads at cox.net
Thu Apr 20 22:59:26 UTC 2006
On Wed, 19 Apr 2006 12:28:57 +0800
"Low Kian Seong" <freebsd.low at gmail.com> wrote:
> Dear all,
> I come from a debian background, and in debian you can pass an
> argument to apt-get to tell it to download all the packages first
> without installing them first, is there a similar argument that I can
> pass to pkg_add ( I want to use binaries ) or are there other tools I
> can use ?
Actually, you would do well to familiarize yourself with *all* of the
man -k pkg
Then, when you're ready, install portupgrade and forget about all of
that stuff. :-)
Conrad J. Sabatier <conrads at cox.net> -- "In Unix veritas"
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