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Date:      Tue, 17 Mar 2009 00:58:21 +0100
From:      icemaca <icemaca@gmail.com>
To:        "marco.borsatino@libero.it" <marco.borsatino@libero.it>
Cc:        freebsd-questions@freebsd.org
Subject:   Re: installing packages
Message-ID:  <49BEE79D.2090907@gmail.com>
In-Reply-To: <13060403.254531237231322879.JavaMail.defaultUser@defaultHost>
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marco.borsatino@libero.it wrote:
> Hi, this are my questions.
>
> 1) I've installed many packages using pkg_add -rK [package] because I had the idea to use the same packages on a different PC. Packages are present in the directory i used as a repository, but only the requested packages, not the dependecies.
>
>   
what you did only saves (keeps) the *first* package you  enter  in the 
pkg_add command (only 1 package). not sure how well -R works, but you 
would be better off with portupgrade -NPP x11/xorg etc.. to use packages or
portupgrade -Np x11/kde4 or portmaster -gu x11/kde4 to use ports and 
keep packages.



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