kstewart at owt.com
Thu Jul 15 05:24:46 PDT 2004
On Thursday 15 July 2004 04:16 am, Tom Butterworth wrote:
> Thanks for the advice, I decided to go down the portupgrade route in
> any event. However one of the ImageMagick-126.96.36.199 dependencies is
> XFree86-libraries-4.2.0_1 and when it gets to this point in the
> portupgrade it keeps coming back with the error
> make: don't know how to make includes. Stop
> *** Error code 2
> any ideas of how to cure this would be much appreciated as i have hit
> a brick wall
Could that be because the current version is now
If it is trying to build 4.2, your INDEXs are probably out of date.
> Thanks Tom
> On Wednesday, July 14, 2004, at 10:05 PM, epilogue wrote:
> > On Wed, 14 Jul 2004 13:37:01 -0400
> > Chuck Swiger <cswiger at mac.com> wrote:
> >> Tom Butterworth wrote:
> >>> I was having trouble with the package ImageMagick-188.8.131.52
> >>> permissions
> >>> wise so i decided to remove and re install it. Unfortunately when
> >>> using
> >>> pkg_add command it gets latest version which requires a lot of
> >>> other up-to date dependents. Where is it possible to get
> >>> ImageMagick-184.108.40.206
> >>> or do i have to go through removing and updating all the
> >>> dependent packages and use latest ImageMagick?
> > in /usr/ports/distfiles, do you still have a copy of the version
> > you want?
> > if so, you feeding the /path/filename to pkg_add should, in theory,
> > work.
> > to my knowledge, vanilla pkg_add (ie. with no switches) shouldn't
> > be pulling down a new version. normally, that only happens when
> > you use the -r (remote) switch.
> > you might also want to look at the
> > /usr/ports/sysutils/portdowngrade. i
> > haven't used it myself. i presume that it requires for all the
> > older versions of the necessary files (ie. dependencies) to still
> > be available,
> > but it is certainly worth investigating.
> > good luck,
> > epi
> >> If you don't want to upgrade all of the dependencies required by
> >> the precompiled package, you'll have to install the software from
> >> sources by
> >> hand.
> >> Using portupgrade to keep up-to-date is probably easier...
> >> --
> >> -Chuck
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