Migrating to AMD64

Erik Trulsson ertr1013 at student.uu.se
Mon Jan 7 11:18:27 PST 2008


On Mon, Jan 07, 2008 at 11:14:49AM -0800, Brian wrote:
> Pav Lucistnik wrote:
>> Cy Schubert pí?e v po 07. 01. 2008 v 09:15 -0800:
>> 
>>   
>>> Is there a documented or preferred approach to migrate ports from i386 to 
>>> AMD64? Portupgrade has issues. Deleting and reinstalling 1954 ports by 
>>> hand would be a monumental project. Any suggestions?
>>>     
>> 
>> Reinstall from scratch.
>> 
>>   
> Something like this can be used to uninstall all ports.
> 
> cd /var/db/pkg; find . -type d | xargs pkg_delete

Yes, but it is even easier to just do a 
  pkg_delete '*'
to delete all installed ports/packages.


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Erik Trulsson
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