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Unable to connect postfix to amavisd in FreeBSD-11 jail

Attempting to send a message through Postfix on a jailed instance of FreeBSD-11 results in the following error when amavisd is configured: /usr/local/sbin/amavisd[47180]: (!)DENIED ACCESS from IP 127....
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PHP update not recognized in Apache on FreeBSD

I'm trying to update the PHP installation on my FreeBSD machine. I ran portsnap fetch update cd /usr/ports/lang/php56 make reinstall cd /usr/ports/lang/php56-extensions make reinstall service ...
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apache dev package installation in FreeBSD 11?

How do you install the dev package of apache24 in FreeBSD 11. It is not in the ports or in the package repositories or is it?
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How can I use a wildcard with pkg -upgrade?

As an example, when I want to list all installed packages of php70 I can just enter: pkg info php70\* But I cannot use the wildcard in this for pkg upgrade: pkg upgrade php70\* When I do get this ...
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What is the best way to build a port of a version that is only available in a newer version of FreeBSD?

I am currently supporting devices which are running FreeBSD 9.2, as well as 10. And I need to somehow install a newer version of archivers/libarchive than that which is available for these FreeBSD ...
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Sendmail start fails after FreeBSD pkg upgrade

In the process of updating MySQL on my FreeBSD server last week, I did a pkg upgrade and after my server rebooted itself last night, sendmail won't start: /etc/mail # make start Starting: ...
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FreeNAS ports/pkg not working after update to 9.10

I recently updated to FreeNAS 9.10 stable via the UI and now I'm having trouble with my packages and ports on my oldest existing portjail. It seems the catalog won't update and I can't really install ...
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What's the best way to auto clean distfiles after using make/portupgrade in FreeBSD?

I'm playing with a FreeBSD installation inside a Virtualbox vm, and I want to keep the size of the image relatively small. How can I configure FreeBSD to clean distfiles after installing a port (using ...
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FreeBSD ports: remove build dependencies after installing port

Is there any way to remove build dependencies of the port after installing it? Many ports use exotic tools for building and these tools are not used anymore when port is builded and installed.
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Check ChangeLog of FreeBSD port before upgrading

Is there an easy way to check a ChangeLog of a FreeBSD port before you upgrade? For instance, I'd like to check what upgrades are mandatory before I do portmaster -ad. It would be nice to have ...
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FreeBSD Ports: How can I see all dependencies for a port, and all subdependencies for those dependencies?

I'm trying to build a port which depends on apache-ant. I thought I could run make build-depends-list to see all dependencies required by this port: # make build-depends-list /usr/ports/devel/apache-...
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Use default options when compiling ports

I am compiling a few ports on FreeBSD, however during the compiling process I am often greeted with options for the dependencies of the port. This causes the compiling process to pause until I select (...
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GCCVERSION not found error when installing a FreeBSD port

I am trying to install a program using port on FreeBSD 4.7. I get this error: Couldn't find your current GCCVERSION (OSVERSION=470000) How would you fix an error like this?