Can't Upgrade Python Through Ports

Ivan Levchenko levchenko.i at
Mon Oct 2 10:25:26 PDT 2006

Try the following in the python port directory:

make install clean

On 10/2/06, Ted Johnson <whatawonderfulworldweliveintoo at> wrote:
> Hi;
> I have python 2.3.5 and I'd like to upgrade to 2.4.3. I've tried installing from FreeBSD ports and the oldfashioned way from source code, with the "configure && make && make install" dance, and still when I call up my python interpreter it tells me I'm in 2.3.5! Why? I didn't do "altinstall"! What gives?
> TIA,
> Ted2
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Best Regards,

Ivan Levchenko
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