Follow a port of a specific major verion
jmc-freebsd2 at milibyte.co.uk
Tue Feb 8 11:02:00 UTC 2011
On Tuesday 08 February 2011, Mikael Bak wrote:
> I was not aware I could just install the same software over the other
> without first removing it. Shouldn't I do that? I would not want to
> end up with a broken software or a broken ports database.
If in doubt you could create a backup package first with "pkg_create -b
pkg-name". That would give you a fair chance of rolling back to the
previous version if things went pear-shaped.
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