Pkgdb Problem -- /usr/local/sbin/pkgdb:35:in

Kent Stewart kstewart at
Sat Feb 28 11:59:56 PST 2004

On Saturday 28 February 2004 11:53 am, Bob Perry wrote:
> Hello,
> I run FreeBSD 4.9 and just ran my weekly CVSup followed by portsdb
> -uU and portupgrade -arR.  I came across the following message which
> looks similar to one previously posted today.  I'm relatively new at
> this and just question
> whether or not the previous response is the same for my situation
> (e.g., delete
> portupgrade and ruby* and then rebuild portupgrade).  BTW, what
> happens to the
> ruby files that are removed?

Ruby has been updated to version 1.8. Delete portupgrade and ruby*, 
which will delete all of the ruby-1.6 stuff. This will also delete 1.8. 
You can manually delete all of the ruby-1.6 or relax and let the 
portsytem rebuild it. At an rate, after you have deleted portupgrade 
and the ruby-1.6 ports, you can rebuild portupgrade, which will link to 


> Thanks,
> Bob Perry
> /usr/local/sbin/pkgdb:35:in `require': No such file to load --
> pkgtools (LoadError)
>         from /usr/local/sbin/pkgdb:35
> --->  Backing up the old version
> --->  Uninstalling the old version
> /usr/local/sbin/pkg_deinstall:35:in `require': No such file to load
> -- pkgtools (LoadError)
>         from /usr/local/sbin/pkg_deinstall:35
> ** The following packages were not installed or upgraded (*:skipped /
> !:failed)
>         ! accessibility/gnomemag (gnomemag-0.10.6)      (uninstall
> error) ! databases/ruby-bdb1 (ruby-bdb1-0.2.1) (uninstall error) !
> math/gcalctool (gcalctool-4.3.46)     (uninstall error) !
> editors/AbiWord2 (AbiWord2-gnome-2.0.3_1)     (uninstall error)

Kent Stewart
Richland, WA

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