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Re: already installed?
On Thu, Mar 19, 2009 at 10:53:43AM -0700, Aaron J. Grier wrote:
> ===> Installing for foobar-5.0nb2
> ERROR: foobar-5.0nb2 is already installed - perhaps an older version?
> ERROR: If so, you may use either of:
> Dear pkgsrc,
> thank you for letting me know this. I just wish you could tell
> me before I've spent the time extracting, patching, buildlinking, and
> compiling. could you please let me know this before you start the
> process? it would save me quite a bit of time. thanks.
And this is a good part to do it like it is currently handled.
That saves one to deinstall a working package and leaves you without
it if the build fails.
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