On Thu, Apr 15, 2004 at 12:51:05PM +0100, Matthew Seaman wrote: > On Thu, Apr 15, 2004 at 03:39:26AM -0400, Arend P. van der Veen wrote: > > > I have a question about ports. I have a port installed. I want to make > > package for it also. I find that I must delete the package from my > > system first and then go "make package". This is because make package > > must install the package first. > > > > Is there a better way to make a package that does not require me to > > uninstall and reinstall it from my system ? > > Unfortunately not -- building a package does require you to install > the package as well.
He's asking about creating a package from an already installed port. Use pkg_create -b. Kris
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