removing phpMyAdmin

Michael C. Shultz reso3w83 at
Mon Jan 31 16:14:17 PST 2005

On Monday 31 January 2005 04:00 pm, Curtis Vaughan wrote:
> Well, I wanted to remove phpMyAdmin from my 5.3 server. Usually I
> would just go to the port location under /usr/ports/ and type make
> deinstall. However, phpMyAdmin apparently isn't here anymore. I don't
> even know exactly where it should be be but judging by freebsd's
> website, it should be under /usr/ports/www/ but it's not. In fact a
> locate and find for phpMyAdmin turns up nothing in the /usr/ports/
> directory, except under /usr/ports/distfiles which is, of course, not
> what I need.
> Has phpMyAdmin been removed or has an update of ports gone astray?
> Curtis
Look at the bottom of /usr/ports/MOVED.

To remove a port after it's directory has disappeared just 
ls /var/db/pkg, look for a directory with the name of the port you want 
to remove then run:

pkg_delete -f /var/db/pkg/{portNameToBeRemoved}

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