[PC-BSD Public] port path

Lars Engels lars.engels at 0x20.net
Fri Jul 19 11:50:32 PDT 2013

On Fri, Jul 19, 2013 at 08:35:39PM +0200, Pierre Goupil wrote:
> Good afternoon,
> Still a PC-BSD newbie, I'd like to know, please, how to know where on the
> /usr/ports tree is a port that I'd like to install.
> I mean, say I want to install apache-tomcat. Am I forced to go to
> freshports to know in which subdirectory to issue the "make install clean"
> or is there a recommended way?

No, try "cd /usr/ports; make quicksearch name=tomcat" if you want to
search for a port's name and same with key=tomcat to search a port's
short description.

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