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Re: Updating both Perl and Perl Modules from a binary repository
On Thu, 19 Apr 2012 22:33:41 +0900, Edgar Fuß <ef%math.uni-bonn.de@localhost>
What does "pkg_add -u perl p5-Foo p5-Bar" say?
I don't remember exactly, but in essence "this doesn't work".
I think, it was that it couldn't install perl-5.14 because p5-* depended on
perl<5.14. And it couldn't update p5-Foo because that would imply updating perl
from 5.12 to 5.14, whereas p5-Bar depended on perl<5.14.
My impression was that pkg_add failed to realise that if if would do *all* the
updates at once, the result would be consistent, but bailed out because there
was no path of *gradually* performing the updates that would, in each step,
keep the dependencies fulfilled.
How about use `-UD' instead of `-u'?
OBATA Akio / obache%NetBSD.org@localhost
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