Oooooops: make deinstall
tom at vilot.com
Sun Dec 26 18:03:57 PST 2004
Chuck Swiger wrote:
> pkg_info, pkg_info -ag, pkg_info -ar (or pkg_info -aR, depending on
> which way you want to see the dependencies).
Those are very handy ....
I guess, tho ... since make deinstall will "force remove" a package even
if another package uses it, what I really want to do is something like:
... see the first "failed" dependency ...
.... go find the package and install it ...
Seems like the kind of thing that could be scripted ....
> If you created a /usr/ports/packages directory, portupgrade and such
> will leave the precompiled binary packages you've created on your
> system there.
> Otherwise, consult your backups.
well, this isn't a production machine by any stretch .... so I didn't do
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