Subject: Re: upgrading packages?
To: Perry E. Metzger <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Todd Vierling <email@example.com>
Date: 07/08/1998 12:57:16
On 8 Jul 1998, Perry E. Metzger wrote:
: Often, I want to *upgrade* a package -- from one version of lesstif to
: the next, for example. Other than doing a -f in pkg_delete, which
: feels, er, messy, is there any *clean* way to tell the package system
: to let you install the new package?
: If not, I consider that to be a flaw in our current system.
"Known problem." The -f is required because of the +REQUIRED_BY files in
No, I personally don't know how to fix it just yet. :(
-- Todd Vierling (Personal firstname.lastname@example.org; Bus. email@example.com)