SDL library header issue

Brandon Allbery allbery at
Fri May 21 21:31:39 PDT 2010

On May 21, 2010, at 17:55 , Michael_google gmail_Gersten wrote:
> stbmac:trunk Michael$ port installed libsdl
> The following ports are currently installed:
>  libsdl @1.2.13_6+universal
>  libsdl @1.2.14_8+universal (active)
> stbmac:trunk Michael$ sudo port deactivate libsdl
> --->  Deactivating libsdl
> stbmac:trunk Michael$ sudo port install libsdl @1.2.13_6+universal
> --->  Computing dependencies for libsdl
> --->  Activating libsdl @1.2.14_8+universal
> --->  Cleaning libsdl
> So why did it NOT activate the version I said to activate?

"install" doesn't support a version, since it implies building and the  
only version that can be built is the one currently in ports (assuming  
you haven't followed the directions on the wiki for  
InstallingOlderPorts).  You want "activate" instead of "install".

brandon s. allbery [solaris,freebsd,perl,pugs,haskell] allbery at
system administrator [openafs,heimdal,too many hats] allbery at
electrical and computer engineering, carnegie mellon university    KF8NH

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