On Thu, 2 Aug 2007 22:43:37 +0200 User Nocturnal <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> Hi > > First of all i just went through the UPDATING instructions to upgrade > my xorg to 7.2. It did not go very well because i can't finish the > upgrade process. When i try to pkg_delete xorg-manpages it says > they're required by the xorg-6.9 port. When UPDATING tells you to delete something use pkg_delete -f > > Also i'm not sure where to go for help with portupgrade but here > seems like a good place to start. > > Now after i've run portupgrade -aP for the first time i tried to run > it again just to see what it missed because i can't say the process > progressed without errors, there were tons of them. Though this time > i starts with a port i don't even have installed, gutenprint-base. > > It does not exist in /var/db/pkg, pkg_info doesn't find it and i > can't make deinstall in the ports metadir because it's not installed. > Yet portupgrade insists on 'upgrading' it by installing it for me. > I'm thinking maybe it's a dependency of some newly upgraded port but > i don't know how to make portupgrade show me that information. --- This is what happens when you use portupgrade -P, you lose control over dependencies, although you might actually need gutenprint, I rarely print anything these days so I'm a bit out of touch. _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"