On Tue, Oct 21, 2003 at 11:05:22AM +0800, Michael Lee(HINET) wrote:

> There is one thing that I am not sure of. I read again an article in FreeBSD
> Diary
> http://www.freebsddiary.org/portupgrade.php
> and it said that if I force it to pkg_delete a certain package that other
> packages depend on,
> there might be problems of broken dependencies.

Ah -- that is true, unless you immediately replace the deleted package
with an equivalent alternative as I instructed.  Subsequently running
'pkgdb -Fvu' will help you fix up any remaining dependency problems.



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