ports and packages installed on one system, how to make pkg only

Matthew Seaman matthew at FreeBSD.org
Thu Sep 26 18:53:44 UTC 2019

On 26/09/2019 18:16, Valeri Galtsev wrote:
> On 2019-09-26 11:29, tech-lists wrote:
>> Hello Matthew,
>> On Thu, Sep 26, 2019 at 04:59:27PM +0100, Matthew Seaman wrote:
>>> A pkg is what you get from compiling a port.  Once the port is installed
>>> it's a pkg and there's no functional difference from a pkg installed
>>> from one of the package repositories.
> Some of the ports are not in prebuilt pkg repository (maia will be the
> one I can name).

The OP has his own poudriere setup: he can build whatever he wants in it.

>>> Or, in other words, just update your machine from the pkg repos.
> except for ports that are not in pkg repository. Sometimes they have to
> be rebuilt, if the dependency changes (to the level of braking things).

Anything missing can just be added to the list of what poudriere will build.



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