portupgrade fails to upgrade the package because the older
version is installed
sem at FreeBSD.org
Mon Jul 14 12:18:28 UTC 2008
Andriy Gapon wrote:
> on 14/07/2008 14:57 Sergey Matveychuk said the following:
>> Andriy Gapon wrote:
>>> on 14/07/2008 14:32 Sergey Matveychuk said the following:
>>>> This command works:
>>>> # portupgrade -o www/neon28 neon26
>>>> I'll fix UPDATING entry.
>>> Is the reverse operation supposed to work?
>>> $ pkg_glob neon\*
>>> $ portupgrade -o www/neon26 neon28
>>> $ portupgrade -o www/neon26 www/neon28
> It didn't work for me (nothing was done as shown above).
> Could you please check if it works for you (if you can) ?
version 2.8 is alway > than 2.6. So you must use -f option here:
portupgrade -fo www/neon26 neon28
portupgrade will no update ports on older version if you did not force it.
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