FreeBSD upgrade 10.3 to 11.0

Erich Dollansky erichsfreebsdlist at
Sat Nov 26 04:33:24 UTC 2016


On Fri, 25 Nov 2016 10:01:22 -0500
"James B. Byrne via freebsd-questions" <freebsd-questions at>

> I am testing out the procedures to upgrade our existing FreeBSD hosts
> from 10.3 to 11.0 using a bhyve guest configured for the purpose.  I
> have followed the instructions in the handbook/wiki to the best of my
> understanding. I have a question about the last step however.
> One is supposed to reinstall all of the port pkgs one has installed. 
> Is there an automated way to do this provided by the FreeBSD
> community; or is this a case of roll your own script?

have also a look at portupgrade. It installs from source and can use


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