ports database

Adam Vande More amvandemore at gmail.com
Thu Aug 26 20:07:37 UTC 2010

On Thu, Aug 26, 2010 at 2:13 PM, gahn <ipfreak at yahoo.com> wrote:

> Hi all:
> Is it possible to update the database of ports offline.
> It is nice to use "portsnap fetch/extract/update", but I can't use that
> since one of my server has no connection to the internet...

If you have another machine available, it probably makes more sense to build
the packages there and bring them over.   A ports tree with no internet
connection is not always useful.  It doesn't contain the source necessary to
build the packages.

Adam Vande More

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