portupgrade (pkgdb) question (2nd try)
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Mon Oct 11 22:50:58 PDT 2004
On Mon, 11 Oct 2004 14:52:57 -0400
"Bobb Shires" <bobb at fastmail.fm> wrote:
> (dang webmail thing mangled my message. Sorry. Trying again)
> pkgdb -F is asking me a question I don't understand.
> What should I do here?
> === root at voyager /root/supfiles 24 -> # pkgdb -F
> ---> Checking the package registry database
> Stale origin: 'devel/autoconf257': perhaps moved or obsoleted.
> -> The port 'devel/autoconf257' was removed on 2004-07-01 because:
> "autotools cleanup"
> -> Hint: autoconf-2.57_1 is required by the following package(s):
> -> Hint: checking for overwritten files...
> -> No files installed by autoconf-2.57_1 have been overwritten by
> other packages.
> Deinstall autoconf-2.57_1 ? [no]
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> This is a fresh installation of 4.10-REL immediately
> following a cvsup. Thanks.
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