pkg_deinstall: "delete all packages installed, except for X, Y
valentin.bud at gmail.com
Fri Jun 5 07:56:46 UTC 2009
On Fri, Jun 5, 2009 at 6:13 AM, Fbsd1 <fbsd1 at a1poweruser.com> wrote:
> Wojciech Puchar wrote:
>> ignore errors about package can't be deleted because X, Y or Z requires
>>>> it. it's exactly what you want.
>>>> pkg_delete `cat /tmp/pkglist` gives error 'no such package `cat
>>> /tmp/pkglist` installed
>>> for sure you used ' instead of `
>> Yet that was the error. I did not know there was another type of quote
> key on the keyboard. The one used in the example is below the Esc key.
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The `` (below your escape key) do command substitution while '' do quoting.
This is just FYI :).
a great day,
network warrior since 2005
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