troubles getting ports index
dmehler26 at woh.rr.com
Fri Jun 22 19:06:13 UTC 2007
Thanks for your reply. I was thinking that, does make fetchindex get
it's server information off of the cvsup settings?
----- Original Message -----
From: "Lowell Gilbert" <freebsd-questions-local at be-well.ilk.org>
To: "Dave" <dmehler26 at woh.rr.com>
Cc: <freebsd-questions at freebsd.org>
Sent: Friday, June 22, 2007 2:46 PM
Subject: Re: troubles getting ports index
> "Dave" <dmehler26 at woh.rr.com> writes:
>> Is anyone else having difficulties getting the ports index? I do:
>> cd /usr/ports
>> make fetchindex
>> and the download speed is so slow that it eventually halts and i get
>> an error about the file being truncated. This has been occurring all
>> day today on several machines and i'm starting to wonder if it's
>> something local or an issue with the server i'm pulling from?
> The obvious test would be to try a different server...
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