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Re: removing a port?
On Mon, Aug 23, 1999 at 10:26:06AM +0200, Niklas Hallqvist wrote:
> To remove a port:
> make deinstall (if the version numbers still match)
> pkg_info | grep <some part of the port name>
> and then:
> pkg_delete <the full name pkg_info showed you in column 1>
> This is due to the version number changing at times and we record thet
> in the package name.
Current pkg_info uses some heuristics to guess at what port you want,
so pkg_info port_name usually will get you the full information regardless
of version number.
Same heuristic was not applied to any command that actually *does* anything
to the package database, since it's only an heuristic that may fail in some
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