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"Darren Welson" <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> If I want to add just one port, do I need to install the entire port
> database, or can I just install the one port? How do I do this?
/usr/ports/Mk and the skeleton for that particular port will be
enough. Of course, you'll need that for all of the dependencies,