Xorg upgrade deps

Mark Kirkwood markir at paradise.net.nz
Tue May 22 03:57:12 UTC 2007

Mark Kirkwood wrote:
> Mark Kirkwood wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I'm part way though the xorg 7.2 upgrade (following procedure in 
>> UPDATING) and have done:
>> $ portupgrade -Rf libXft
>> which seems to have completed ok. However when I do the next step:
>> $ portupgrade -a
>> I get:
>> Stale dependency: Xaw3d-1.5E_1 --> xorg-libraries-6.9.0_1 -- manually 
>> run 'pkgdb -F' to fix, or specify -O to force.
>> (...and other packages that depend on xorg-libraries)
>> Now at this point I have no idea what to replace the stale dependency 
>> with....obviously *one* or more of the new modularized libs. I guess 
>> for Xaw3d it might depend on only libXaw-1.0.2, but there are others 
>> (say java stuff) for which its not obvious.
>> What did other folks do at this stage?
> Thinking on this a little, I'm guessing that leaving the stale 
> dependency is the way to go, as xorg-libraries meta port is not 
> registered (yet?).

... not thinking enough, this just gets me back to portupgrade failing 
with stale dependencies again. So back to being stuck :-(, or is being 
brave and using -O to pkgdb (or portupgrade) an option?



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