how to fetch again a port from port distribution (ftp site)?
sahil at tandon.net
Mon Jan 1 21:51:03 PST 2007
> I was trying to install mysql from port collection. But during downloading
> port from port distribution, my internet connection got broken for few
> now when I run make again... it tries to compile uncomplete downloaded src
> how can I get rid of this pre-fetched src, remove it and
> how to fetch again a port from port distribution (ftp site) when src is
> already downloaded once?
Go into the port's directory and 'make distclean'; this will remove the
sources you downloaded in /usr/ports/distfiles. Then just 'make
install' to build again.
Sahil Tandon <sahil at tandon.net>
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