ports dependency bug report: perl5

Mark Foster mark at foster.cc
Sat Aug 14 10:56:25 PDT 2004

h wrote:
> ports are looking for perl 5.8.4. they don't see it, so they rebuild perl5.8. 
> then perl 5.8.5 gets rebuild, and it won't install coz it's already 
> installed. therefore 200 ports don't get upgraded.
> how do i fix this ?
> _______________________________________________

Assuming you have them (if you don't run use.perl port), change these
settings in /etc/make.conf

Make it match what version you have installed.
Some days it's just not worth chewing through the restraints...
Mark D. Foster, CISSP <mark at foster.cc>  http://mark.foster.cc/

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