misc/84674: Installer trying to install bad package to many
itetcu at people.tecnik93.com
Mon Aug 8 19:00:34 GMT 2005
The following reply was made to PR misc/84674; it has been noted by GNATS.
From: Ion-Mihai Tetcu <itetcu at people.tecnik93.com>
To: Brandon Sharitt <bsharitt at gmail.com>
Cc: freebsd-gnats-submit at FreeBSD.org
Subject: Re: misc/84674: Installer trying to install bad package to many
Date: Mon, 8 Aug 2005 21:55:09 +0300
On Mon, 8 Aug 2005 18:17:45 GMT
Brandon Sharitt <bsharitt at gmail.com> wrote:
> While trying to install FreeBSD 5.4 for i386, the install of eclipse
> encountered an error,
What error ?
> which in itself doesn't bother,
It does, packages on release CDs are supposed to be all right.
> but 5 other packages needed it as a dependency, and instead of
> aborting to install of dpendant packages, it proceeded to try to
> completely redownload and reinstall the Eclipse package FIVE FUCKING
> TIMES. I hoping this was just a joke, a little developer humor, I
> mean nobody would purposely write something that poorly would they?
Leaving apart your tone, why isn't this a feature ? Please tell the
Unregistered ;) FreeBSD "user"
"Intellectual Property" is nowhere near as valuable as "Intellect"
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