On Sun, 10 Feb 2008 10:23:36 -0500 "E. J. Cerejo" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
[snip] > Can portmanager work in conjection with portupgrade? Yes, I use it all the time. > Why has the ports tree be up to date? What conceivable reason would you have for using an outdated ports tree? > Will portmanager download anything from the cvsup repos? It will only fetch programs that need updating, just like portupgrade. Would you be so kind as to explain your reluctance to update your system? The number of potential programs that need updating seems rather immaterial when compared to the potential system wide improvement in its overall performance. You could simply start the upgrade in the evening when you are through using the PC. Depending on the speed of your machine, it might very well be done by the next morning, if not sooner. From my own experience, portmanager finds lots of outdated dependencies that portupgrade seems to miss. At least it use to. I have not compared the latest version of portupgrade to pormanager. -- Gerard [EMAIL PROTECTED] Cheap things are of no value, valuable things are not cheap.
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