[HEADS UP] PHP mega-commit
michaelnottebrock at gmx.net
Tue Jul 20 07:54:48 PDT 2004
On Tuesday 20 July 2004 16:34, Patrick Oonk wrote:
> Michael Nottebrock wrote:
> > On Tuesday 20 July 2004 16:05, Patrick Oonk wrote:
> >>Then I try a 'portinstall /usr/ports/lang/php4-extensions'.
> >># portinstall /usr/ports/lang/php4-extensions
> >>** No such installed package nor such port called
> >>'/usr/ports/lang/php4-extensions' is found.
> > You need to rebuild your INDEX first.
> Ok, but why? It's the first time in 10 years I have to do this
> on a box :)
The INDEX distributed by cvsup has always lagged behind ports up to a week or
two - if that never bit in conjunction with portinstall, you have been
Since recently, it is not being automatically updated via cvsup anymore at all
(starting in May, IIRC). You can either build it with make index/portsdb -U
(directly after cvsup is a good time to do it), or fetch a pre-built INDEX
(which might lag behind the actual ports-tree as it used to before though)
with make fetchindex.
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