x11-wm/awesome ports dependencies

Andrey Zhidenkov andrey.zhidenkov at gmail.com
Mon Oct 19 14:10:17 UTC 2009

On Mon, Oct 19, 2009 at 02:53:07PM +0100, Ricardo Jesus wrote:
> Andrey Zhidenkov wrote:
>> I've tried to install awesome 3.3.4, but 'make install clean' failed. I found
>> that awesome needs xcblib >= 1.4, but I had version 1.2 installed.
>> I had ro deinstall libxcb manually (cd /usr/ports/x11/libxcb && make deinstall && make install clean),
>> after that awesome was comlied OK. Now I have a question - is it incorrect port dependencies or
>> I've just don't understand something? Maybe port doesn't upgrade automaticcaly, if it already installed?
>> Thank you.
> Did you upgrade your ports tree?

Of course, I've used cvsup for this.

> Also have a look at portmaster.

I'll use it, but first of all I want to know what is the reason of this problem? ;(


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