portupgrade: reverting to a previous version
mk-freebsd at bredband.net
Fri Apr 11 16:09:59 PDT 2003
Hi. Sorry, this is not a fix for your problem, just a tip for the
* Gary Dunn <knowtree at aloha.com> [2003-04-10 20.43 -1000]:
> The new version of postgresql will not open my database :-(
> I understand that portupgrade saves the old version of a port. True? Can
> somebody explain how I can recover that version?
The next time you use portupgrade, check out the -b flag, which will
create, and *keep*, a package of the old version, and save it in /var/tmp (if you
have not set $PKG_TMPDIR or $TMPDIR) -- regardless of the success of
I hope you can get your data back.
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