out of date installed packages that others still depend on

Ryan Schmidt ryandesign at macports.org
Tue Jun 12 16:14:53 PDT 2007

On Jun 12, 2007, at 17:27, Sancho McCann wrote:

> What is the best practice to deal with outdated ports that are  
> installed, not activated (because a newer version is active), but  
> can't be uninstalled because other ports have the older version  
> listed as a dependency?

Forcibly uninstall them.

sudo port -f uninstall someport @1.2.3_0+somevariant

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