upgrade to 2.14 conflicting ports.

Johan Hendriks Johan at double-l.nl
Mon May 1 13:16:20 UTC 2006

Hello i try to update my gnome using the guideline's in


Using the following command


# portupgrade -o /net/avahi -f howl -f mDNSResponder


 gives me the following error


[Updating the pkgdb <format:bdb1_btree> in /var/db/pkg ... - 476
packages found (-1 +0) (...) done]

--->  Installing the new version via the port

===>  Installing for avahi-0.6.9_4

===>  avahi-0.6.9_4 conflicts with installed package(s):


      They install files into the same place.

      Please remove them first with pkg_delete(1).

*** Error code 1


Stop in /usr/ports/net/avahi.

*** Error code 1


Stop in /usr/ports/net/avahi.

** Command failed [exit code 1]: /usr/bin/script -qa
/tmp/portupgrade83218.1 make -DFORCE_PKG_REGISTER reinstall

egrep: /var/db/pkg/howl-1.0.0_1/+CONTENTS: No such file or directory

--->  Restoring the old version

** Fix the installation problem and try again.

[Updating the pkgdb <format:bdb1_btree> in /var/db/pkg ... - 477
packages found (-0 +1) . done]

** Listing the failed packages (*:skipped / !:failed)

        ! net/avahi (howl-1.0.0_1)      (install error)

--->  Packages processed: 1 done, 0 ignored, 0 skipped and 1 failed

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