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PKG-UPDATING(8)         FreeBSD System Manager's Manual        PKG-UPDATING(8)

NAME
     pkg updating - displays UPDATING entries of software packages

SYNOPSIS
     pkg updating [-d date] [-f file] [pkg-name ...]
     pkg updating

DESCRIPTION
     The pkg updating command scans the installed ports and show all UPDATING
     entries that affect one of the installed ports.  Alternativly a list of
     pkg-names could be passed.

OPTIONS
     The following options are supported by pkg updating:

     pkg-name ...
         UPDATING entries for the named packages are displayed.

     -d date
         Only entries newer than date are shown.  Use a YYYYMMDD date format.

     -f file
         Defines a alternative location of the UPDATING file.

ENVIRONMENT
     The following environment variables affect the execution of pkg updating:

     PORTSDIR
         Location of the ports tree.

FILES
     See pkg.conf(5).

EXAMPLES
     Shows all entries of all installed ports:
           % pkg updating

     Shows all entries of all installed ports since 2012-01-01:
           % pkg updating -d 20120101

     Shows all entries for all apache and mysql ports:
           % pkg updating apache mysql

     Shows all apache entries since 2012-01-01:
           % pkg updating -d 20120101 apache

     Defines that the UPDATING file is in /tmp and shows all entries of all
     installed ports:
           % pkg updating -f /tmp/UPDATING

SEE ALSO
     pkg.conf(5), pkg(8), pkg-add(8), pkg-annotate(8), pkg-audit(8),
     pkg-autoremove(8), pkg-backup(8), pkg-check(8), pkg-clean(8),
     pkg-config(8), pkg-convert(8), pkg-create(8), pkg-delete(8),
     pkg-fetch(8), pkg-info(8), pkg-install(8), pkg-lock(8), pkg-query(8),
     pkg-register(8), pkg-repo(8), pkg-rquery(8), pkg-search(8), pkg-set(8),
     pkg-shell(8), pkg-shlib(8), pkg-stats(8), pkg-update(8), pkg-upgrade(8),
     pkg-version(8), pkg-which(8)

FreeBSD 11.0-PRERELEASE        February 25, 2013       FreeBSD 11.0-PRERELEASE

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