compiling ports to packages on fast system, installing on slower one

Nikolas Britton nikolas.britton at
Fri Jun 9 05:39:43 UTC 2006

On 6/8/06, Andrey Slusar <anrays at> wrote:
> Wed, 7 Jun 2006 16:56:25 -0400, Dave wrote:
> > Hello,
> >    I was wondering if this was possible? I've got a box that i'd like
> > to install the latest gnome 2.14 desktop on, as well as some very
> > intense apps to build. I would like to compile the needed apps on my
> > fastest machine as packages, then transfer all the packages to the
> > slower box, and do a pkg_add * and they're all installed. My catch is
> > i don't want to install everything on my fastest box to pull this
> > off. I am using portupgrade and was wondering if this was doable?
>  On fast box install the misc/tinderbox and build all packets in
> tinderbox jail.

Can you use a custom make.conf for each tinderbox jail?

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