problem with pango port

Lowell Gilbert freebsd-questions-local at
Thu Jan 26 11:19:42 PST 2006

Peter Marshall <Peter.Marshall at> writes:

> Hi,
> I was trying to install a different port that needed a newer version of pango.
> I went into the pango ports directory, and did a make deinstall.  I thne
> downloaded pango version 1.10.2, put it in /usr/ports/distfiles, went into the
> pango ports directory, and did a make install clean.
> The install failed.  I went to uninstall it, and I got the error at the bottom
> I then removed the download from the distfiles directory, did another make
> deinstall (which gave an error) and then a make install clean, and I got the
> error below again.
> ===>  Checking if x11-toolkits/pango already installed
> pkg_info: package pango-1.10.2 has no origin recorded
> ===>   pango-1.10.2 is already installed
>       You may wish to ``make deinstall'' and install this port again
>       by ``make reinstall'' to upgrade it properly.
>       If you really wish to overwrite the old port of x11-toolkits/pango
>       without deleting it first, set the variable "FORCE_PKG_REGISTER"
>       in your environment or the "make install" command line.
> *** Error code 1
> Stop in /usr/ports/x11-toolkits/pango.
> Oh .. and now gaim does not work .. grunt.  Anyway ... Can someone help me get
> rid of pango, and then get it installed again.

"pkg_delete pango-*".

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