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Add a link to the first reference to Portfile to an explanation.

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Mark Duling
Mark Duling committed Aug 27, 2007
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<para>MacPorts is a system for compiling, installing, and managing free and
open source software. MacPorts may be conceptually divided into two main
parts: the infrastructure, known as MacPorts base, and the set of available
ports. A MacPorts port is a set of specifications contained in a
<filename>Portfile</filename> that defines an application, its
characteristics, and any files or special instructions required to install
it, so MacPorts may automatically fetch, patch, compile, and install ported
software.</para>
ports. A MacPorts port is a set of specifications contained in a <link
linkend="development.introduction">Portfile</link> that defines an
application, its characteristics, and any files or special instructions
required to install it, so MacPorts may automatically fetch, patch, compile,
and install ported software.</para>

<para>However, installing software using MacPorts instead of doing it
manually brings advantages apart from scripted installs for individual

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