Recent massive port update.

Ion-Mihai Tetcu itetcu at FreeBSD.org
Sun Feb 7 09:20:34 UTC 2010


On Sat, 06 Feb 2010 19:51:24 -0800
Doug Barton <dougb at FreeBSD.org> wrote:

> On 2/6/2010 1:53 PM, ajtiM wrote:
> > And in my case, I use portmaster, rebuilding of QT33 and arts
> > doesn't work and I screw many applications. Thank you for your hard
> > work but I don't know why is a rush for something which doesn't
> > work?
> 
> I'm sorry to hear that you had problems with portmaster. I always
> encourage users to send problem reports to the list (and hopefully to
> cc me as well) in these situations because I am always interested in
> improving the tool, or at least warning people away if it's inadequate
> in some way.
> 
> That said, there will be times, especially for highly inter-dependent
> ports like KDE, Gnome, Perl, etc. where easy and/or automated
> solutions are not necessarily possible. Sometimes uninstalling all of
> the old stuff before installing the new stuff IS the answer.


Sigh.
It has nothing to do with portmaster.


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