Subject: Re: perl update?
To: Andrew Brown <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 01/25/2001 13:17:34
On Thu, 25 Jan 2001, Andrew Brown wrote:
> >if i go and remove the pkg by hand and then install the new one...does
> >everything get screwed up?  or should i really go around rebuilding 28
> >things after i reinstall perl?  i'm pretty sure that they all just
> >wanna know the binary is at /usr/pkg/bin/perl...
> or...what if i just remove the +REQUIRED_BY file from the pkg
> database, delete and reinstall perl, and then put it back?

That should work. (Dang, I should get to commit that upgrade patch... :)

 - Hubert

Hubert Feyrer <>