Upgrading KDE from 3.1.4 to 3.2.2

Brooks Davis brooks at one-eyed-alien.net
Thu May 27 15:16:44 PDT 2004

On Thu, May 27, 2004 at 03:11:49PM -0700, Joshua Lewis wrote:
> After much time and effort, I have a working FBSD 4.9 system with
> everything I need for a working desktop system. However, after much
> research I decided I want to install KDE 3.2.2. My options are upgrade KDE
> or reinstall my whole system. I do not wish to do the latter.
> I found some instructions on upgrading KDE on the freebsd.kde.org website.
> However, the two options given are use portupgrade to upgrade (as far as I
> can tell this command is only in FBSD 5.1 and I have 4.9) or uninstall KDE
> and reinstall. I updated my ports using CVSup and tried to do a make
> install clean however it tried to install 3.1.4. I am assuming I simply
> upgraded myself back to the same stuff that I installed during the
> installation of FBSD. Second is to uninstall KDE and then do a “make
> install clean”. Again, I will still only get to 3.1.4 as far as I can tell
> that is what is in my /usr/ports/x11/kde3 directory.

sysutils/portupgrade is a port.

-- Brooks
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