[haiku-bugs] Re: [Haiku] #10278: Various quirks related to upgrading Haiku via pkgman

  • From: "kallisti5" <trac@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 08 Dec 2013 16:52:31 -0000

#10278: Various quirks related to upgrading Haiku via pkgman
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   Reporter:  waddlesplash            |      Owner:  bonefish
       Type:  bug                     |     Status:  new
   Priority:  normal                  |  Milestone:  R1
  Component:  Servers/package_daemon  |    Version:  R1/Development
 Resolution:                          |   Keywords:
 Blocked By:                          |   Blocking:
Has a Patch:  0                       |   Platform:  All
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Comment (by kallisti5):

 I've made a habbit of cleaning up older hrev packages.  It seems during an
 upgrade, the old package is left behind so you amount a collection of
 haiku-...hrev1233, haiku-...hrev1234, haiku-...hrev1235, etc

 Enter /boot/system/packages  and select all of the haiku*-hrev1233 - 1234
 packages and throw them away.  You will then be prompted to uninstall any
 packages that depend on that version.

 I've been through 4-5 "upgrades" now, and things are still working ok.  I
 do lose my replicants though each time as miqlas pointed out.

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Ticket URL: <http://dev.haiku-os.org/ticket/10278#comment:10>
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