Where to get older ports?
mikej at rogers.com
Wed Mar 8 21:59:46 UTC 2006
Jeremy Chadwick wrote:
> On Wed, Mar 08, 2006 at 04:38:04PM -0500, Mike Jakubik wrote:
>> Does anyone know how/where one can obtain older ports? I need perl 5.8.7
>> for releng_5. I have checked the packages on the ftp, but the only 5.8.7
>> i found seems to be old, as it complains about missing libm.4.
> You want older ports, but then complain that the port is old? :D
> contains perl-5.8.7_2, as shown here:
> lrwxr-xr-x 1 110 0 23 Feb 04 04:33 perl.tbz -> ../All/perl-5.8.7_2.tbz
> `pkg_add -r perl` should do what you want, unless the URL being used
> by pkg_add is referring to an outdated location...
I'm forced to use this old version, thanks, that does the job!
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