On Fri, Oct 15, 2004 at 11:31:19PM -0500, Dan Nelson wrote:
Date: Fri, 15 Oct 2004 23:31:19 -0500
From: Dan Nelson <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
To: Ben Washington-Yule <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
Cc: [EMAIL PROTECTED]
Subject: Re: Use pkg_delete or make deinstall?

In the last episode (Oct 16), Ben Washington-Yule said:
I've been wondering lately if there is any difference between the two methods of removing software from the system; pkg_delete software-name and cd /usr/ports/catagory/software-name && make deinstall. This question is not answered in the FAQ, I mainly ask out of curiousity.

"make deinstall" just runs pkg_delete, so they're identical.

It's important to know that "make deinstall" runs "pkg_delete -f ..."


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