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Re: [ezjail] ezjail best practices

* Duane Winner wrote:
> Sorry,
> Guess I shouldn't have used the term "ports" when I meant "packages" to 
> avoid confusion.
> I understand how to get the ports collection installed and updated with 
> the -P switch, but what I'm interested in is a way to keep the installed 
> packages current on each of the jails without having to go into each 
> jail individually and type:
> # portupgrade -a
> every time a port needs updating.
> Is this possible when all of the jails run the same set of packages?

Maybe i completly miss the point, but maybe installing all the needed 
packages/ports on the main system and null mounting /usr/local/bin , 
/usr/local/lib et al into the jails while keeping /usr/local/etc unique
in each jail could do the trick.

regards, rdnzl