How to Upgrade Portupgrade?
freebsd-questions-local at be-well.ilk.org
Fri Apr 27 13:40:09 UTC 2007
Kevin Kinsey <kdk at daleco.biz> writes:
> Drew Tomlinson wrote:
>> So this seems like updating portupgrade should be trivial but I am
>> stuck. Suggestions appreciated.
> Yeah, I missed the note on this one, too. Not the change note, but
> I don't recall seeing the instructions on what to do about it.
> Tried deinstalling portupgrade and reinstalling? The catch-22,
> of course, is that you can't "cd /usr/ports/sysutils/portupgrade"
> in order to `make deinstall`. However, this might work (and I believe
> it's the kludge I used to get around the issue):
> $ rm -rf /var/db/pkg/portupgrade*
> $ cd /usr/ports/ports-mgmt/portupgrade
> $ make install clean
A little safer would be to replace the first line with
If you're not going to go with the "portupgrade -o" solution
that someone already posted.
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