updating KDE via packges - how?

E. J. Cerejo ej.cerejo at laposte.net
Tue Apr 22 00:27:48 PDT 2003

Before you start using portupgrade you should do a few things explained 
here: http://www.onlamp.com/lpt/a/1385
If you installed kde through ports or with with pkg_add/sysinstall they 
should be registere in /var/db/pkg

Paul Jansen wrote:
> Hello,
> as the subject indicates I'm wanitng to do an upgrade
> of my KDE install (on freebsd 4.8).  I've done a bit
> of looking around google groups and the mailing list
> archives but can't see anything definite as to how to
> go about this.  I installed the 'portupgrade' port but
> ran into some difficulties.  Portupgrade was saying
> that it couldn't find my already installed package
> (can't remember exact message).
> WHat I'm hoping to do is download the required
> packages from fruitsalad.org and burn them to CD.  I'd
> like to be able to take that home and do an upgrade
> from there on a few machines.
> Can someone step me through what would be required?
> Thanks,
> PJ
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