portupgrade failing on perl modules

Glen Barber glen.j.barber at gmail.com
Sun Feb 8 06:59:35 PST 2009

On Sun, Feb 8, 2009 at 7:56 AM, Michael P. Soulier
<msoulier at digitaltorque.ca> wrote:
> I'm having this with several perl modules while running a portupgrade -a.
> ===>   p5-Tie-IxHash-1.21 is already installed
>      You may wish to ``make deinstall'' and install this port again
>      by ``make reinstall'' to upgrade it properly.
>      If you really wish to overwrite the old port of devel/p5-Tie-IxHash
>      without deleting it first, set the variable "FORCE_PKG_REGISTER"
>      in your environment or the "make install" command line.
> *** Error code 1
> Stop in /usr/ports/devel/p5-Tie-IxHash.
> *** Error code 1

Have you tried manually `make deinstall; make install'?

Glen Barber

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