Tracking Security in Ports and Base System
pauls at utdallas.edu
Wed Feb 8 21:00:46 PST 2006
--On February 8, 2006 5:14:42 PM -0800 Chris Maness <chris at chrismaness.com>
> Newbie question:
> How should I set up cvsup to just track security updates for ports.
Install security/portaudit. You'll be notified daily regarding any ports
that need security updates.
> would the best thing to do after I synced CVS, do portupgrade -a so that
> everything selected gets rebuilt.
I do portupgrade -ai. The last thing you want is to be caught by surprise
when something is updated that you were not expecting.
> What is the equivalent for the base system?
Paul Schmehl (pauls at utdallas.edu)
Adjunct Information Security Officer
University of Texas at Dallas
AVIEN Founding Member
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