is this portupgrade command close?
Gary D Kline
kline at thought.org
Fri Apr 18 11:49:42 PDT 2003
On Fri, Apr 18, 2003 at 02:23:40PM -0400, E. J. Cerejo wrote:
> > # portupgrade -bP openoffice-1.0.3
> If you want to keep a backup of the older files and build a package
> after install then it is the command but it won't upgrade the
> dependencies. If dependencies need to be upgraded also you might end up
> with different versions of dependencies.
> Since I'm not interested in keeping a backup or build a package I always
> use this:
> # portupgrade -R port_name
> The -R makes sure it builds my out of date dependencies also
Since I have the newer 1.0.3 src I could just rebuild
here. That may be the more rational approch if I were
to do a src upgrade.
Shouldn't the dependencies be correctly configured in
the package tarball?
PS: thx for your oreillynet pointer in your next post.
Gary Kline kline at thought.org www.thought.org Public service Unix
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