FreeBSD Port: libxml2-2.5.11
rperry4 at earthlink.net
Sat Sep 20 16:55:27 PDT 2003
Joe Marcus Clarke wrote:
>On Sat, 2003-09-20 at 18:46, Bob Perry wrote:
>>Attempted to upgrade port libxml2 and was unsuccessful using
>>"portupgrade" and the "make all" function. Received messages from
>>various mirror sites indicating that "...local modification time does
>>not match remote."
>>Dependent/required ports also unable to be updated.
>>Is this a problem that I can correct?
># cd /usr/ports/textproc/libxml2
># make distclean
>Then try your build again.
That was simple enough. Makes me feel like it was something I should
have known. Sure it was.
The "make" tool is apparently a "must learn" function. I just opened
the man page
and was directed to the "Make -A Tutorial" in
/usr/share/doc/psd/12.make. The tutorial discusses PMake.
Is this a recommended source of learninging material for make? Can you
Thanks so much for your help.
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