Erich Dollansky erichsfreebsdlist at
Mon Apr 1 13:26:42 UTC 2013


On Mon, 1 Apr 2013 09:20:21 -0400
"Grant Peel" <gpeel at> wrote:

> I am currently running 8.0 and am in need of many of the ports to be
> upgraded, and have never had much luck doing the upgrade thing with
> the base system and ports, preferring instead to completely rebuild
> in restore user data.
I do upgrades via portupgrade since 6.x days.

> Can I assume that the versions of the ports shown on the
> freebsd.orgéports site will be available in 8.3 and 9.1é

Ports do not use a version. So, what ever FreeBSD version you have does
not matter. If you updated your ports tree, you will always get the
current port version.


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