portupgrade wrecked gnome!!! ~>8-(
Michael C. Shultz
ringworm01 at gmail.com
Thu Mar 3 23:31:59 PST 2005
On Thursday 03 March 2005 08:58 pm, Karl Agee wrote:
> Here is my tale of woe.
> Freebsd 4.11-stable. I upgraded my ports using portupgrade -arR
> after cvsuping and make fetchindex and portsdb -u. Things worked, so
> I went out and did portupgrade.
> But my gnome-2.8.2 install is hosed. It starts but gives me no
> taskbars or button bars. Just little iconlets--one on the top, the
> "quicklaunch toolbar" for a few apps I had in it, and a little
> something at the bottom which I cannot figure out what it is supposed
> to be.
> I tried doing a make deinstall of gnome and cleared everything out
> of ports/distfiles. But it didnt require anything new I imagine all
> it needed is still laying around here, broken.
> SO, my friends, I would like to get my gnome install back....
Next time try upgrading with sysutils/portmanager, it may even fix the
mess you have now.
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