The Ports Tree -up-dating

Danny Horne danny at
Sat Nov 10 16:50:38 GMT 2001

On Sat, 10 Nov 2001 16:29:35 +0000
Peter James <p_f_james at> wrote:

> I am still finding it impossible to up-date the ports tree, and I wonder if 
> anyone on this group could just fault-find for me as follows.
> 1.The file cvsup-bin is located in /usr/ports/distfiles/cvsup-bin  Is this 
> the correct directory for the file?

My cvsup file is in /usr/local/bin

> 2. The file ports-supfile is in the same directory.  Is this correct?

It doesn't matter where your supfile goes as long as you specify the
full path to it,  I use, for example, cvsup -g -L2 /etc/supfile

Danny Horne <danny at>

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