updating transmission

Barbara barbara.xxx1975 at libero.it
Sat Mar 5 15:39:20 UTC 2011

>On Sat, Mar 5, 2011 at 9:01 AM, Barbara <barbara.xxx1975 at libero.it> wrote:
>>>----Messaggio originale----
>>>On Sat, Mar 5, 2011 at 8:07 AM, Koop Mast <kwm at rainbow-runner.nl> wrote:
>>>> On Sat, 2011-03-05 at 13:59 +0100, Barbara wrote:
>>>>> I had troubles upgrading all the transmission ports (except
>> www/transmission-
>>>>> web).
>>>>> I noticed that while upgrading libevent2 has been installed.
>>>>> So I had to force the removal of libevent-1.4.14b_2 and after that the
>> upgrade
>>>>> worked.
>>>>> Maybe we need a
>>>>> # portupgrade -o devel/libevent2 devel/libevent
>>>>> before?
>>>>> Barbara
>>>> libevent2 isn't 100% API compatibly with libevent. Best thing to do is
>>>> stick with libevent. And as far as I see transmission still depends on
>>>> libevent
>>>Actually, Transmission 2.2x requires libevent2 now.
>>>I am not sure what kind of problem that you are seeing? Can you post
>>>the error? The libevent and libevent2 aren't conflict as they both
>>>have complete different pkg-plist and can be installed as in parallel,
>>>so you don't need to do the 'port* -o devel/libevent2 devel/libevent'.
>> As far as I can remember, I was getting error similar to the one reported
>> here:
>> http://lists.freebsd.org/pipermail/freebsd-ports/2011-March/066288.html
>> and in the link inside the message.
>I see.. It looks like I will need to change the order of CFLAGS or
>whatever in there.
>> Anyway in the meanwhile I'll remove and reinstall all the transmission and
>> libevent ports to see what happens.
>If you also need libevent. Uninstall libevent then install
>transmission. After that, reinstall libevent and you should be good to
>go. Just for now since I am in Windows 7 and I will leave soon. I will
>check more with it tonite or tomorrow.

I see this reply only now.
As I said you, I just need libevent* for transmission ports, so I can delete 
libevent and keep just libevent2.
That's why I've asked about port* -o ...


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