upgrade a port
Chiang Seng Chang
cs at ctzen.com
Fri Apr 23 20:53:41 PDT 2004
exactly what i am looking for, thx.
Lowell Gilbert wrote:
> Robert Huff <roberthuff at rcn.com> writes:
>>Chiang Seng Chang writes:
>>> portupgrade wont work because ver 22 was not installed in the
>>> first place.
>>> pkg_deinstall ver 21 wont work because there are dependencies.
>>> portinstall ver 22 wont work because ver 21 is there.
>>> how do i get out of this catch-22 ?
>> pkg_delete -f <old pkg>
>> pkgdb -F # just to be sure
>> portinstall <new pkg>
>> (Crude, but effective.)
> Slightly less crude would be something like
> portupgrade -o <new pkg> -f <old pkg>
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