ncurses updated

Warren Block wblock at wonkity.com
Tue Mar 8 20:14:09 UTC 2011


On Tue, 8 Mar 2011, Ruslan Mahmatkhanov wrote:

> 08.03.2011 21:53, David Demelier пишет:
>> Hello,
>> 
>> Please append a message in the /usr/ports/UPDATING about the ncurses
>> update, I think we need to rebuild every port that depends on :
>> 
>> markand at Groseille ~ $ mplayer
>> /libexec/ld-elf.so.1: Shared object "libncurses.so.5.7" not found,
>> required by "mplayer"
>> 
>> Thanks.
>
> As far i understand, ncurses it's a library that placed into base system, and 
> it updates only when you updating FreeBSD version. General recommendation 
> about what to do after FreeBSD minor or major update is to rebuild all the 
> installed ports (i'd did it after `make delete-old-libs` in /usr/src).

Rebuilding all ports should not be necessary for a minor version upgrade 
of FreeBSD, like 8.1 to 8.2.


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