Managing multiple repos with Portshaker/Poudriere

Andrew Berg aberg010 at
Fri Jul 18 11:41:55 UTC 2014

On 2014.07.18 06:15, Rick Miller wrote:
> I intend to utilize Poudriere to build binary packages for FreeBSD.  The
> initial design includes a private git repo which tracks FreeBSD Ports (from
> gthub) in a pristine branch.  Changes to this pristine branch are merged
> into another branch which, in addition to the official ports tree, includes
> a custom category where private ports are committed.  A major advantage
> here is the ability to tag the repo according to OS releases.
How do you decide which release to use as a tag when there are several
supported releases of FreeBSD at any given time, all of which are equally
supported by the ports tree at that point in time?

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