On 10/31/06, Kris Kennaway <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
On Tue, Oct 31, 2006 at 02:11:17PM +0200, Iantcho Vassilev wrote: > On 10/31/06, Kris Kennaway <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > > > >On Mon, Oct 30, 2006 at 10:24:03AM -0500, Timothy Parker wrote: > >> Hello > >> I am currebtly using the 2.12 package port for Gnome. (My processor is > >in > >> bad shape and can't handle most source builds without shutting down.) > >> What are the plans for making 2.14 and 2.16 available as binary > >packages? > > > >Whatever is in ports is also available on the ftp site. Right now you > >can use the 6.2-release packages since the 6-stable packages are on > >hold during the release cycle. > > > >Kris > > > > > > > > > How should i define which packages to choose..? > I only know that pkg_add fetches the packages to which is your system... Easiest way is to set PACKAGESITE per the pkg_add manpage, then use portupgrade -faPP to update all your packages to the 6.2 versions. I'm assuming you're running a recent version of 6.x, BTW. Kris
Thanks, Kris.... I knew PACKAGESITE but never thought that package building freezes during a release _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"