[kde-freebsd] kopete-kde4 fails to build
mexas at bris.ac.uk
Thu Apr 11 13:43:43 UTC 2013
Date: Thu, 11 Apr 2013 09:02:23 -0400
From: Jerry <jerry at seibercom.net>
To: freebsd-ports at freebsd.org
Subject: Re: [kde-freebsd] kopete-kde4 fails to build
On Thu, 11 Apr 2013 12:22:22 +0000
Max Brazhnikov articulated:
> From your build log:
> /usr/local/include/qt4/QtCore/qbytearray.h:79: error: redefinition of
> 'uint qstrlen(const char*)' /usr/local/include/qcstring.h:57: error:
> 'uint qstrlen(const char*)' previously defined here
> include/qcstring.h is installed by x11-toolkits/qt33. Either you have
> qt3 package installed or your system polluted with leftovers.
I would vote for a seriously polluted system. When FreeBSD 10-STABLE is
released, I plan to dump the entire system, reformat it from scratch
and start over clean. It isn't worth the effort it takes to keep it
That is unacceptable in many cases.
There are enough tools in the ports tree
to fix such problems, such as various
portmaster diagnostics, pkgng diagnostics,
perl-after-upgrade, and many more.
One of the major strengths of
If reformatting is easier than fixing
then something is seriously wrong.
I don't think I ever had to reinstall the OS
because of the ports problems.
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