Kirk Strauser <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> writes: > How do you manage multiple versions of Python on the same machine? > > I'm running Zope on one of my servers and it requires Python 2.1 (and has > known issues with later versions). I want to install other applications > that require Python 2.3. I've installed the lang/python (2.3) and > lang/python21 ports and everything is basically OK. > > Except, now, that I want to use the databases/py-psycopg port with both > versions of Python. Whenever I build the port, I get either: > > py21-psycopg-1.1.7 > > or > > py23-psycopg-1.1.7 > > depending on whether /usr/local/bin/python is a link to python2.1 or > python2.3 at the port's build time. Those packages are mutually exclusive; > they both write some files to the same place, and write other files to > version-specific paths. > > This is quickly becoming a hassle. Is there a good workaround for this > situation?
You should talk to the port maintainer about it. The only suggestion I can think of is to set up a second port PREFIX for the ports that depend on the older Python. _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"