portupgrade -fa after system upgrade from 5.5 to 6.3

Lowell Gilbert freebsd-questions-local at be-well.ilk.org
Fri Mar 14 20:34:10 UTC 2008

bsd <bsd at todoo.biz> writes:

> I have updated from 5.5 to 6.3 and wanted to know if It advisable to
> make a :
> # potupgrade -fa
> Knowing that I have kept my port tree up to date and have no outdated
> ports.
> Simply put, the question is: should I force recompile all my installed
> ports since I have updated my system?

Eventually, yes.  Make sure you do it before you add or update any of
yourinstalled ports.

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