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authorMarc Fonvieille <blackend@FreeBSD.org>2006-04-16 17:27:36 +0000
committerMarc Fonvieille <blackend@FreeBSD.org>2006-04-16 17:27:36 +0000
commit1a465e8fd8eecc53160fd6c3ea8554aac475075a (patch)
parent60031e2237fe4ed621054922b2d06668108962f4 (diff)
- "portsnap extract" automatically creates ${PORTSDIR} since a while,
let's correct a note about that; - add some filename tags.
Notes: svn path=/head/; revision=27563
1 files changed, 7 insertions, 4 deletions
diff --git a/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/mirrors/chapter.sgml b/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/mirrors/chapter.sgml
index 6187655bd4..6f9f64f802 100644
--- a/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/mirrors/chapter.sgml
+++ b/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/mirrors/chapter.sgml
@@ -2430,8 +2430,11 @@ doc/zh_*</screen>
<para>In the default installation
<filename role="directory">/usr/ports</filename> is not
- created. It should be created before
- <command>portsnap</command> is used.</para>
+ created. If you run &os;&nbsp;6.0-RELEASE, it should be created before
+ <command>portsnap</command> is used. On more recent
+ versions of &os; or <application>Portsnap</application>
+ port, this operation will be done automatically at first use
+ of the <command>portsnap</command> command.<para>
@@ -2474,7 +2477,7 @@ doc/zh_*</screen>
<command>cron</command> job, since it is liable to cause
major problems if it happens to run at the same time as a port
is being built or installed. However, it is safe to update
- the ports INDEX files, and this can be done by passing the
+ the ports <filename>INDEX</filename> files, and this can be done by passing the
<option>-I</option> flag to
<command>portsnap</command>. (Obviously, if
<command>portsnap -I update</command> is run from
@@ -2484,7 +2487,7 @@ doc/zh_*</screen>
<para>Adding the following line to <filename>/etc/crontab</filename>
will cause <command>portsnap</command> to update its
- compressed snapshot and the INDEX files in
+ compressed snapshot and the <filename>INDEX</filename> files in
<filename>/usr/ports/</filename>, and will send an email if any
installed ports are out of date:</para>