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Re: To batch deinstall packages that were installed by mistake via pkgsrc

Forgot to mention that I'm using QNX SDP 6.5.0 SP1. I'm not sure how
to obtain the version of pkgsrc but I got the software from


On Thu, Jul 11, 2013 at 9:22 AM, Isaac Isao Saito <> 
> Hi pkgsrc-users,
> I'm new to pkgsrc. By accident, I triggered building all the packages
> under %PKGSRC_HOME%/devel, which didn't finish after 7+ hours when I
> noticed I should halt and see why and noticed that I was in that
> folder (I was supposed to be in a subfolder there). More specifically,
> the commands were:
>     $ cd %PKGSRC_HOME%/devel
>     $ bmake     (this lasted forever until I C-c)
> I assume this built so many stuff already and added unnecessary
> several giga-byte on the file system.
> Is there a way to clearly differentiate the packages that were
> installed by the command above, and de-install them?
> I though if `pkg_info` returns the date installed that could be
> useful, but it actually doesn't.
> Thank you!
> --
> Isaac

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