does not work on freeBSD but works on linux, and windows
olli at haluter.fromme.com
Wed Jun 30 17:01:35 CEST 2004
John fabiani <jfabiani at yolo.com> wrote:
> Thanks for your reply. Can freeBSD support python 2.3?
Yes, it's a standard package in FreeBSD 4.10.
> And if it does
> how do I install it.
First you should remove your old version of python, in order
to avoid any potential pitfalls. Use the pkg_delete command
for that purpose.
To install the precompiled binary package for FreeBSD 4.10,
perform this command as root:
pkg_add -r python
If you prefer to fetch the source code and compile it your-
self, type these commands as root (provided that you have
installed the ports collection, which really is strongly
For more details on the pkg_add(1) command, please refer to
its manual page. For more information on the FreeBSD ports
collection, please refer to the appropriate chapter in the
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