OpenOffice 3.2 fails to build on FreeBSD 8.0-STABLE/amd64
smcafee at collaborativefusion.com
Tue Mar 23 17:41:07 UTC 2010
O. Hartmann wrote:
> As I mentioned, I did not and I can't risk deinstalling the working OO
> first and then installing and probably a failing OO 3.2.
> O. Hartmann
You can use `pkg_create -b name_of_port-with_version` to create a binary
backup. If you can't get 3.2 installed, you just run pkg_add on the
resulting tbz and you're back in business.
I do this whenever I upgrade OO, Firefox, Thunderbird, or anything other
program I can't wait around for while I freshly compile.
Senior Systems Engineer
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