On Wednesday March 21, 2007 at 08:19:38 (AM) n j wrote:
> first off, I'm looking for a ports upgrading solution on my box, not > trying to start a religious debate over which one is better. I'm > interested in hearing what other FreeBSD admins are using and, if > possible, why they prefer one over the other. I have some experience > with portupgrade only, but I see more and more people talk about > portmanager, so I thought it would be good to hear what others use. I use portmanager and find it quite effective at updating the system. It has a conf file similar to portupgrade. In fact, it can use the portupgrade file. > > On a related note, is portmaster comparable to the previous two? I found it to be slow and not as through at updating ports with broken dependencies; however, that was using one of the original versions of the program. I understand it has improved. -- Gerard _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"