PORTINDEX(5) BSD File Formats Manual PORTINDEX(5)NAME
INDEX — File containing information about the state of the ports tree
The port index file in /usr/ports contains various bits of information
about the ports tree. Each major branch of FreeBSD has a separate index
file, named “INDEX-N”, where N is the major version number of the FreeBSD
branch, i.e.: INDEX-7, or INDEX-8.
name The name of the package.
path The path to the port directory.
The default install prefix.
A short description.
The path to the full description.
The email address of the maintainer.
index The categories this port is part of.
Ports required to be installed prior to building this port.
Ports required to be installed for this port to run.
The project website for the port.
e-deps Ports that may be required to extract this port.
p-deps Ports that may be required to patch this port.
f-deps Ports that may be required to fetch this port.
/usr/ports/INDEX-N where N is the major version number of the FreeBSD
vim-6.3.15|/usr/ports/editors/vim|/usr/local|Vi "workalike", with many additional features|/usr/ports/editors/vim/pkg-descr|obrien@FreeBSD.org|editors|libiconv-1.9.2_1|libiconv-1.9.2_1|http://www.vim.org/|||
SEE ALSObuild(1), csup(1), ports(7)AUTHORS
This manual page was written by Paul Armstrong and Thomas Abthorpe
BSD January 28, 2009 BSD