How to upgrade perl 5.8 to 5.10?
jumper99 at gmx.de
Wed Jan 20 13:59:05 UTC 2010
Michal Varga wrote:
> On Wed, Jan 20, 2010 at 1:54 PM, Helmut Schneider <jumper99 at gmx.de>
> > [...]
> > Currently the only solution seems to remove perl.5.8 which as a
> > result deletes all dependencies which requires all ports to be
> > reinstalled.
> No way, only if you decide to deinstall everything recursively. What
> # pkg_deinstall -vfu perl-threaded-5.8.9_3
> # portinstall -v lang/perl5.10
> # portupgrade -vfu p5\*
# pkg_info -R perl-threaded-5.8.9_3 | grep -v ^p5
Information for perl-threaded-5.8.9_3:
> (Also, cross-checking with /usr/local/bin/perl-after-upgrade helps
> with some other specific cases).
I did so when I upgraded from 5.8.8 to 5.8.9. I finally found myself
doing a portupgrade -af. :)
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