pkg_add vs portmaster

Mage mage at
Mon Dec 12 04:31:25 UTC 2011


why is that

"pkg_add -r x11/kde4" could not install kde4 (404 not found) but 
"portmaster -P x11/kde4" did, however
"portmaster -P xorg" didn't install xorg (it just reinstalled some 
modules) then "pkg_add -r xorg" installed it.

I am a bit confused with these.

I was reading this:
and this:

First I installed kde4 then xorg. My ports are up to date.


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