Portupgrade used to be fun!!!
jaj at hcl-club.lu
Sat Oct 27 07:36:06 PDT 2007
On Sat, 27 Oct 2007 00:12:49 -0400
"E. J. Cerejo" <ecerejo at optonline.net> wrote:
> Not anymore! Every time I cvsup my ports tree and I see all of those
> ports that need to be updated my belly aches and that's because
> portupgrade doesn't work the way it used to work. It is not fun any
> more! Always an issue, either a port conflicts with another port or
> it fails all together. I have forgotten the last time I updated my
> ports without any issues. Today scrollkeeper is conflicting with
> rarian, they install files on the same directory. Go figure. Those
> were the days when it used to work.
# pkgdb -Ff
# portupgrade -f -o textproc/rarian textproc/scrollkeeper
# portupgrade -a
Seems like a PEBKAC.
From http://code.google.com/p/rarian/ :
"Rarian (formerly Spoon) is a documentation meta-data library, designed
as a replacement for Scrollkeeper."
Not a portupgrade issue.
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