Subject: Re: updating packages
To: Peter Seebach <>
From: David Ferlier <>
List: current-users
Date: 03/03/2003 01:43:16
On Sun, Mar 02, 2003 at 06:30:52PM -0600, Peter Seebach wrote:
> Is there a reasonably automated way to ask pkgsrc to update "every package
> currently installed"?  I can't find a reliable mapping from pkg_info names
> to /usr/src/pkgsrc directories.
> -s

Hi Peter,

Check /usr/pkgsrc/pkgtools/pkgchk.

If you want to update all packages that have a newer version in your pkgsrc
tree than your installed one, just do /usr/pkg/sbin/pkg_chk -iu after having
installed pkgtools/pkgchk.


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