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Date:      Fri, 4 Jul 1997 13:20:14 -0600 (MDT)
From:      Brett Taylor <>
Subject:   Re:How to install AfterStep 1.0 ?
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>      I already installed afterstep 1.0 (pr1) release from FreeBSD
> CD,but I want upgrade it to afterstep release 1.0,now. So I downbload
> afterstep 1.0 from and ...

Ack - you're making this too hard!  Just use the port or package!  If
you have the ports directory you'll first need to upgrade the port from  You can do this by just using cvsup or just manually get
the port info from  Replace the CD port with the current
one in /usr/ports/x11/afterstep then make install.  Since you already
have the source code, put it in its untar-gzip'ed form in
/usr/ports/distfiles and you won't have to go get it again during the
make process.  It should then compile itself w/ the correct FreeBSD

The other option is to just get the package.  Go to and cd pub/FreeBSD/packages/x11, get afterstep.tar.gz and
then just pkg_add the package. 

Brett Taylor

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