libnet* questions

Lowell Gilbert freebsd-questions-local at
Wed Nov 23 14:30:28 GMT 2005

"Pratt, Benjamin E." <bepratt at> writes:

> Hello, I'm writing to find out what others do, and what I can do, to
> work with ports that require the now three different libnet* ports. What
> I've been doing, and it seems like there should be an easier way, is
> installing one libnet*, for instance net/libnet then running
> portupgrade. I then deinstall net/libnet, install net/libnet-devel and
> run portupgrade. Now there's net/libnet10 that I've got to deal with as
> well.
> What is the best way people have found to get around package conflicts
> with these ports?

I haven't noticed any conflicts with these ports.  libnet and
libnet10 don't conflict at all -- they can be installed on the
same machine -- and libnet-devel isn't required by anything else
as far as I can see.

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