upgrading ports with a lot of dependencies
fports at paz.bz
Sun Aug 26 05:48:16 UTC 2012
My question is a general one, with the following specific example.
I wanted to re-compile the latest phpmyadmin
but when I tried that, I get a "you must have the latest php5" (5.4.6)
when I try php5
I get a dependency of devel/pkgconf
when I compile pkgconf, it conflicts with devel/pkg-config
Upon investigation it looks like pkg-config is replaced with pkgconf
however attempting to remove it show dozens of dependencies preventing
I find this series of challenges frequently as installs move along
in age, and usually wind up re-loading the entire server to beat the
There must be an easier way. Advice would be greatly appreciated.
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