The FreeBSD Foundation walks us through setting up Poudriere via the Ports collection. Poudriere is a powerful tool designed with package production in mind and for bulk port management. See the link below for the full set of instructions.
Step 1: Using the Ports Collection to Install Poudriere:
- All commands in this section should be run as root, using the
su(1)command will work. To download a compressed snapshot of the Ports Collection into /var/db/portsnap:
# portsnap fetch
- When running
portsnapfor the first time, extract the snapshot into /usr/ports:
Bulk Port Management With Poudriere: https://www.freebsdfoundation.org/freebsd/how-to-guides/bulk-port-management-with-poudriere/