How to install the latest version of automake on ports

Kris Kennaway kris at
Mon Apr 26 15:15:40 PDT 2004

On Mon, Apr 26, 2004 at 10:33:48PM +0800, Stephen Liu wrote:

> Port:   automake-1.5,1
> Path:   /usr/ports/devel/automake

> # pkg_add -rv automake

> # pkg_info | grep automake
> automake-1.5,1      GNU Standards-compliant Makefile
> generator
> Why it did not install the latest version of
> automake-1.7.5_1

Because you didn't ask for it, you asked for automake-1.5.  automake
1.7 is in the automake17 port.

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