Clean install of FreeBSD, many ports wont compile

Kris Kennaway kris at
Sat Mar 26 15:05:31 PST 2005

On Sat, Mar 26, 2005 at 04:28:33PM -0500, Matt Juszczak wrote:
> Still can't figure out how to get my FreeBSD machine to work properly.  
> I've tried everything.
> Download the ISO on Wednesday, Mar 23rd, from  standard 
> install, cvsup'd the ports, and tried to install 
> /usr/ports/editors/pico, /usr/ports/shells/bash2, and a couple other ports.
> The output of the bad compile of pico and bash are below:

# make install
===> Building for bash-2.05b.007_2
cd . && autoconf
autoconf: not found
*** Error code 127

This usually indicates you have clock problems - autoconf thought that
the pregenerated files were out of date and tried to rebuild them.

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