pkg upgrade Solver problem

lokadamus at lokadamus at
Fri Apr 17 15:09:54 UTC 2015

On 04/17/15 17:00, Mike Clarke wrote:
> Prior to the update there had been conflicting requirements for mysql55 and 
> mysql56 which I'd got round by building p5-DBD-mysql from ports to use 
> mysql55-client.
> After deleting p5-DBD-mysq I was able to complete the upgrade without errors 
> and then reinstall  p5-DBD-mysq as a package.
> I was able to work round these errors but am wondering if the solver ought to 
> have been able to handle them or perhaps produce less cryptic error messages?
How do you rebuild your ports? Do you use portupgrade or portmaster?

Sometimes a "portsnap fetch extract" help resolve some issues.

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