On Thu, 18 Dec 2008 11:08:44 +0100 (CET) Pieter Donche <pieter.don...@ua.ac.be> wrote:
> ( decompress to /usr/ports ) > # portsnap extract > > ( it is not clear to me if this is correct if one already has > a /usr/ports created during sysinstall .. ) You need the extract so that the tree is exactly matched to the snapshot and the correct metadata is created, it's installing the tree from disk that's not needed. > In root /etc/crontab, shedule daily updates of /var/db/portsnap : > 0 3 * * * root /usr/sbin/portsnap cron > >... > b. For every future upgrade of gv (using portupgrade): > b.1. ( update ports collection ) > # portsnap update > ... > b.5. do the port upgrade > # portupgrade -R gv > > b.6. install the updated version of ghostview > # cd /usr/ports/print/gv > # make install clean You don't need the last step, that's what portupgrade does. For the most part it's better to bring all you ports up-to date if you can, rather than doing it piecemeal. _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"