On Tue, Oct 30, 2007 at 01:55:57PM -0800, Gary Kline wrote: > On Tue, Oct 30, 2007 at 10:11:40AM +0000, Vince wrote: > > Gary Kline wrote: > > > I'm in the middle of upgrading some platforms and just caught > > > OOo_OOG680_m6_source.tar.bz2 (278MB) being downloaded. The port > > > says that this is OO-2.3, but the build says Ishould have > > > 11GB of disk and ~2GB of memory. > > > > > > I somehow downloaded OO_2.3 as a package on one platform. Does > > > this make any sense? How many of us have 2 gigs of memory? > > > Seems more than a biit irrational to me. Or did my > > > portupgrade -aP grab the wrong port? > > > > > I think the problem is that the build does take so long and so much > > resources that the package updates are a bit scarce. The latest I can > > see on the mirrors is openoffice.org-2.3.20070910.tbz which doesnt seem > > to fit the numbering scheme for the openoffice.org-2 port but does fit > > openoffice.org-2-RC which seems a bit odd. I would probably just get the > > latest package from the openoffice package site > > (ftp://ooopackages.good-day.net/pub/OpenOffice.org/FreeBSD/2.3.0/i386/FreeBSD6) > > and upgrade manually. As a 7.0 user I had to build my own which took a > > while. > > > > Thanks foe thr ftp. I'll see if I can grab it? > > gary
Update: lynx is the better tool for this kind of job. Looks like after several hours I'll move up a couple of OOo releases. .... -gk -- Gary Kline [EMAIL PROTECTED] www.thought.org Public Service Unix http://jottings.thought.org http://transfinite.thought.org _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"