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Re: wordperfect

On Sat, May 19, 2001 at 08:33:35PM -0700, liam wrote:
> wordperfect 8 from corel is in the ports
> /usr/ports/editors/wordperfect
> yet, pkg_info and pkg_add don't do a darn. They both say the file 
> doesn't exist.
> The file is not on the ftp server.
> examining the Makefile, it says to download the file from Corel.
> I did that, but I still can't use pkg_add.
> Am I supposed to use make?
> If I do that it really makes a mess.

Try reading http://www.openbsd.org/ports.html

# cd /usr/ports/editors/wordperfect/
# ls
CVS      Makefile files    patches  pkg
# make
===>  wordperfect-8.0 is marked as broken: Home page does not exist anymore.  Alternate 400mb iso exists..

This might also be the cause why it's creating "a mess" on your side ....