youshi10 at u.washington.edu
Tue Oct 3 06:00:25 PDT 2006
On Oct 3, 2006, at 5:51 AM, Mbuthia Wangui wrote:
> I have a bandwidth manager running on FreeBSD 4.9 LOCAL. I want to
> install net-snmp so that traffic generated on the bwmger can be
> pointed to cacti (like mrtg). My problem is that I have gone
> through enough manuals to get assistance on which commands I should
> run to install the ports hierarchy. I have even tried using the
> cvsup utility but I get an error: "Parsing supfile "ports-supfile"
> Release not specified for collection "host=cvsup.FreeBSD.org". It
> doesn't matter which host I use, the response is still the same.
> Is there something I'm doing wrong or missing out. Will really
> appreciate prompt response.
> P.S. Can someone please recommend a FreeBSD book for dummies.
> Phyllis Mbuthia
> Assistant Network Engineer
> Africa Online, Kenya
> Tel: +254 (20) 243 775
> Fax: +254 (20) 27 100 10
> Email: pwangui at africaonline.co.ke
> AIM: Zytuni
Try something like this in your ports supfile:
*default release=cvs tag=.
Refer to /usr/share/examples/cvsup/ports-supfile for a valid ports
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