On Tuesday 16 September 2003 01:01 pm, d wrote: > so you go to your site and get the stable packages and put them on the hard > drive. you go to that folder and do a pkg_add * to add all the packages in > the x11 directory, thinking this will get you a GUI but it throws a bunch > of package not found errors and nothing works. > what did i do wrong and what do i do next cause this isnt covered in the > manual anywhere. > > thanks > > j
Are you sure you downloaded all of the dependencies? Try using pkg_add with the ftp address, path and package name instead of using the packages on your local hard drive. Then pkg_add can pull the dependencies from the ftp site. Best of luck, Andrew Gould _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"