How to upgrade portsnap in freebsd 6.0?

Kris Kennaway kris at
Sun Feb 26 14:33:33 PST 2006

On Sun, Feb 26, 2006 at 05:29:26PM -0500, Steve P. wrote:
> I am attemping to upgrade my portsnap program as a result of this:
> $ pkg_version -v | grep portsnap
> portsnap-0.9.4                      <   needs updating (port has 1.0)
> When I attempt to upgrade via portupgrade, I get this:
> # portupgrade portsnap
> /usr/local/etc/pkgtools.conf:213: warning: already initialized constant HOLD_PKG                                           S
> ** Port marked as IGNORE: sysutils/portsnap:
>         portsnap now contained in the base system
> I would appreciate info on how to upgrade this item.

It's now contained in the base system, so the correct way to upgrade
it is to use pkg_delete.

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