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Date:      Wed, 3 May 1995 19:26:25 -0700 (PDT)
From:      Neal Westfall <>
To:        Wayne Hernandez <hernanw@FSL.ORST.EDU>
Subject:   Re: shell script for compiling ports
Message-ID:  <Pine.SOL.3.91.950503192433.28298A-100000@orion>
In-Reply-To: <Pine.3.07.9505031154.A16970-9100000@cornus.FSL.ORST.EDU>

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On, just cd to ports dir and type "get port.tar.gz", where
port is a directory.  It will tar up and gzip it for you before sending.

On Wed, 3 May 1995, Wayne Hernandez wrote:

> I was wondering if anybody has a script for automatically ftp'ing the necessary
> files for a given port.  I find I have to make several directories in the
> process of getting a port.
> Otherwise, what can I do to easily get the ports downloaded?  The ports seem to
> not need much room until they ftp the file needed for the actual make.
> Wayne

Neal Westfall                  

FreeBSD 2.0-BUILT-19950503 #0: Wed May  3 11:08:38 PDT 1995

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