Is there a way to compare what is in the ports tree with what is installed?

Robert Huff roberthuff at
Sun Nov 4 18:05:01 PST 2007

Brett Davidson writes:

>  ie. If I had a particular version of the ports tree on a server,
>  how could I check to see if any of the programs in that tree were
>  actually installed?
>  Is there a simple command or sequence of commands to do this?

	dir /var/d/pkg | grep <portname>

				Robert Huff

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