If you use FreeBSD, you are undoubtedly familiar with the ports collection and its thousands of easy-to-install utilities and applications.
Among the tips are:
- How to make a web-browsable set of readmes for the entire set of ports (
cd /usr/ports;make readmes)
- How to easily install ports on many machines by making packages automatically using the
- Searching ports (using
make search key=**keyvalue**, but you already knew that).
- Using pkg_info to determine how much space your ports use (
- Using pkg_version to see whether your installed ports are up to date (
pkg_version) Nice article.