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 Re: Too many dependencies not found installing gnome-2.6.0
Author: nutznboltz 
Date:   13-04-04 11:09

Philip Tellis wrote:

> I'm trying to install gnome-2.6.0 using the following command:
> pkg_add -r
> http://www.marcuscom.com/tb/packages/4.9-GNOME-2.6/All/gnome2-2.6.0.tgz
> and I get several errors saying:
> pkg_add of dependency 'xxxxxxx' failed!
>
> where xxxxxxx is the package name (there are many of them).
>
> This is my first time ever using FreeBSD, so if someone could
> tell me what to do, that would be cool.

step 1 is to pkg_add -r portupgrade

step 2 is to run pkgdb -F
(this might require answering a lot of questions, then again maybe not. It depends on how mismatched the packages on your system are when you run it.)

step 3 is to run portinstall -P gnome

step 4 is to run portinstall -P gnumeric

step 5 is to run portinstall -P AbiWord

etc.



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