resync ports/packages after upgrade?

Jonathan Chen jonc at
Wed Mar 21 19:45:50 UTC 2007

On Wed, Mar 21, 2007 at 10:36:42AM -0400, Jeff Dickens wrote:
> I did a binary upgrade from 6.1 to 6.2 and made what I think was the 
> mistake of having it install the ports tree over my existing ports 
> tree.  I'd been using portupgrade to maintain my ports.  What's the 
> easiest way to get back to "normal" ?

Remove /usr/ports and resync with cvsup/csup (which could take a while)
or portsnap.

Jonathan Chen <jonc at>
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