Subject: Re: removing CONFLICTS abusing
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Thorsten Frueauf <email@example.com>
Date: 02/17/1999 11:21:51
> Subsequently this was also set in may packages to include "old" versions
> of that package.
Whats the problem with that? An sold version indeed conflicts with a new
if not removed before installing.
> Since we now check for these old/other versions installed in a different
> place for path installation via bilding and pkg installation, I want to
> remove all these CONFLICTS fields which rely on old versions.
Then I did miss something. Where do we check for old versions installed
to ensure that the new one is not just installed over it?
If its the case that if I have foo-1.0 installed, and I get still a
warning that I need to remove it first before installing foo-1.2
and the pkg_add/`make install` aborts - then its ok with me. But so
for I thought this was only true if I try to install the same
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