[PC-BSD Testing] Upgrade/Install and CD#2

Matt Olander matt at ixsystems.com
Wed Aug 22 12:27:16 PDT 2007


On Wednesday 22 August 2007 12:20 pm, Charles A. Landemaine wrote:
> On Wed, 22 Aug 2007 16:11:51 -0300, Terry Poulin <bigboss64 at ippimail.com>
>
> wrote:
> > I think it might even have did some thing to
> > the  ports tree on my system.
>
> The ports, the port tree and the packages are not kept after a system
> upgrade.

Is Josh or John Hixson on this list? I'd be interested in hearing ideas to 
improve upgrading. For larger installations, not keeping ports/packages 
across an upgrade is extremely unpleasant :/

-matt

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