pkg delete dilema
vsasjason at gmail.com
Tue May 10 19:11:35 UTC 2016
2016-05-10 22:06 GMT+03:00 Mario Lobo <lobo at bsd.com.br>:
> 2016-05-10 15:28 GMT-03:00 Matthew Seaman <matthew at freebsd.org>:
>> On 10/05/2016 18:44, Mario Lobo wrote:
>> > So, is there a way to tell pkg just to delete the package WITHOUT
>> > the dependent ports? If not, is there a way for me to remove just the
>> > cups-client port? Or just force cups to get installed (make
>> > FORCE_PKG_REGISTER=yes install issues the same problem as plain make
>> pkg delete -f cups-client
> Thanks Anton but I DID RTFM, but i expected to find the answer in the
> obvious "man pkg", which by the way, is not there anywhere:
Please, read messages carefully. You did NOT read required manpage.
"man pkg" is WRONG, and I said about "man pkg-***delete***".
jason at cs0:~$ man pkg-delete | col -bx | egrep -A3 '\-f,'
Forces packages to be removed despite leaving unresolved
dependencies. In combination with the -a or --all flag,
causes pkg(8) to be removed as well as all other packages.
jason at cs0:~$
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