Portupgrade moved: use --origin to upgrade it?

Kevin Kinsey kdk at daleco.biz
Tue Mar 6 13:32:14 UTC 2007

Jonathan McKeown wrote:
> I remember seeing some weeks ago that people had run into difficulties when 
> portupgrade moved from sysutils into ports-mgmt, and one recommendation was 
> to deinstall portupgrade and then
> cd /usr/ports/ports-mgmt/portupgrade
> make install
> Possibly silly question: will I be able to avoid problems while still using 
> portupgrade by simply setting the origin, ie
> portupgrade -NR --origin ports-mgmt/portupgrade portupgrade
> ?
> Jonathan

I'm fairly certain that /usr/ports/UPGRADING said what to do.

Kevin Kinsey

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