FreeBSD Update All Installed Ports / Applications

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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?

FreeBSD: pkg_version: corrupted record (pkgdep line without argument), ignoring

Posted on in Categories last updated May 24, 2010

I‘m using portmaster to manage my ports without external databases. However, when I run the try to run pkg_version -l ‘< ', I'm getting the following error:

pkg_version: corrupted record (pkgdep line without argument), ignoring

How do I fix this problem?
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