[csw-users] Problem reinstalling gcc
Pickering, Roger (NIH/NIAAA) [E]
rpickeri at willco.niaaa.nih.gov
Thu May 2 19:59:42 CEST 2013
Thanks! It worked!
From: Peter Bonivart [mailto:bonivart at opencsw.org]
Sent: Thursday, May 02, 2013 12:14 PM
To: Questions and discussions
Subject: Re: [csw-users] Problem reinstalling gcc
On Thu, May 2, 2013 at 5:56 PM, Pickering, Roger (NIH/NIAAA) [E] <rpickeri at willco.niaaa.nih.gov> wrote:
> You're right - I did learn the hard way not to manually remove packages! As Benjamin Franklin stated, "Experience teaches a dear school, but a fool will learn in no other!". I am enclosing the output you asked for. As I understand you - I can use the pkgrm to remove the packages. Right? I hope I can install the gcc 4.8! ;-)
> Thanks again for your time and this wonderful utility!
> mirror not set
As you can see from the above "mirror"-line you're on the "testing"-distribution, packages there are somewhat older. If you want our latest, but less tested, packages you need to change "testing" to "unstable", uncomment the "mirror"-line in /etc/opt/csw/pkgutil.conf and make sure you have "unstable" at the end.
But to start with you need to get rid of CSWgcc from the systems package database, try "pkgrm CSWgcc".
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