Using Portupgrade?

Alexandre "Sunny" Kovalenko gaijin.k at
Tue Aug 5 01:00:34 UTC 2008

On Sun, 2008-08-03 at 19:26 -0700, Jeremy Chadwick wrote:
> On Sun, Aug 03, 2008 at 09:20:08PM -0400, Nic Reveles wrote:
> > I've recently updated to freeBSD 6.3-STABLE from 5.3-RELEASE (amd64) and am struggling with out of date ports. I have tried updating 'ports-all' and 'src-all' numerous times (does src-all include ports-all? It takes forever) along with portupgrade.
> src-all does not include ports-all.
> "It takes forever" is wonderfully vague.  :-)  Chances are the cvsup
> server you're using is slow (usually caused by heavy disk I/O, not so
> much network I/O); pick another.  Try them all, find one which is fast.
> I'd recommend a couple I commonly use, but then everyone will start
> using them....... :-)

One can install 


and run 

fastest_cvsup -c <ISO country code>

Alexandre "Sunny" Kovalenko (Олександр Коваленко)

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