Correct syntax of "supfile" to keep ports upgraded?

Roland Smith rsmith at
Fri Jul 30 17:54:07 UTC 2010

On Fri, Jul 30, 2010 at 10:20:57AM -0700, Ed Flecko wrote:
> Hi folks,
> I'm trying to learn how to keep my FreeBSD 8.0 updated (patched with
> security updates) the "correct" (I know that's subjective) way.
> To keep my "ports" up to date, do I simply need to add:
> ports-all tag=.
> to this file before running csup or cvsup?

For updating ports, portsnap(8) [part of the base system in 8.x] if much

[plain text _non-HTML_ PGP/GnuPG encrypted/signed email much appreciated]
pgp: 1A2B 477F 9970 BA3C 2914  B7CE 1277 EFB0 C321 A725 (KeyID: C321A725)
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: not available
Type: application/pgp-signature
Size: 196 bytes
Desc: not available
Url :

More information about the freebsd-questions mailing list