perl-after-upgrade does not process anything

Florent Thoumie flz at
Tue Jun 28 14:01:24 GMT 2005

Christian Laursen wrote:
> Sergey Skvortsov <skv at> writes:
>>Jiawei Ye wrote:
>>>I have just used 'portupgrade -a' to upgrade my ports to the latest
>>If you use 'portupgrade' then 'perl-after-upgrade' is useless because
>>portupgrade fixes all +CONTENTS files in /var/db/pkg to update new
>>dependencies and 'perl-after-upgrade' can not detect anything.
> According to the perl-after-upgrade manpage:
> After installation of the new perl is complete, either by hand from the
> ports collection, or from a package, or via portupgrade, do the follow-
> ing:
> Personally I have upgraded perl from 5.8.6 to 5.8.7 with portupgrade and
> used perl-after-upgrade afterwards with no problems at all.

	The idea is "don't use portupgrade -a". Sure "portupgrade
	perl5.8" does the trick.

Florent Thoumie
flz at
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