it is recommended that to keep FreeBSD
systems up to date with the latest application security patches
installed via ports collection. The yum command line tool
is used to install and update software packages under CentOS / RHEL /
Fedora Linux. However, I’ve tons of apps installed under FreeBSD. How
do I upgrade all packages under FreeBSD?
# portsnap fetch extract
Install portmaster to manage your ports without external databases or languages:
# cd /usr/ports/ports-mgmt/portmaster
# make install clean
# pkg_version -l '<'
apache < libiconv < libxml2 < mod_security < mysql-client < p5-Storable < portmaster < postfix < spawn-fcgi <
# vi /usr/ports/UPDATING
# portmaster -Da
===>>> Starting check of installed ports for available updates ===>>> Checking ports for recursive 'make config' ===>>> The devel/libltdl15 port moved to devel/libltdl22 ===>>> Reason: Update to libltdl22 ===>>> Launching child to update libltdl-1.5.26 ===>>> The devel/libltdl15 port moved to devel/libltdl22 ===>>> Reason: Update to libltdl22 ...... ......output terminated... ....