Ports problems

Thomas von Hassel thomas at elements.dk
Mon Jul 14 16:29:54 PDT 2003

On tirsdag, jul 15, 2003, at 01:07 Europe/Copenhagen, Jamie Jones wrote:

> In bish.lists.freebsd.questions, you wrote:
>> I have a problem installing from the ports collection. No matter what 
>> i
>> try to install i get an error 1 when it is trying to check if the port
>> i allready installed. I tried running pkdb -F, but that does not help.
>> any ideas ?
> Yes, I'd noticed this too - only today. It appears the Mk file has
> been changed to use the -O option of pkg_info
> That is a new option, that wasn't added to pkg_info on a release
> version until FreeBSD 4.7-RELEASE

aaah ok, this system is 4.6. I have a 4.8 system too that obviously 
doesn't have that problem. Thanx allot.


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