Portupgrade thru SSH session
ronw at bals.org
Tue Jan 20 07:22:48 PST 2009
On 01/20/2009 09:10 AM Jos Chrispijn wrote:
> Can someone tell me what I should attend for when I am disconnected in
> the middle of a portupgrade and the terminal session is aborted?
> The portupgrade was halted by a [yes/no] prompt, on which I had to
> react. Unfortunately being not present and I having not set my Putty
> keepalive session timeperiod I was disconnected due to no activity on
> this system prompt $-|.
> What I did after having logged on again was deleting that specific ruby
> process and some tty processes. Perhaps I should delete some other temp
> files as well?
Before I learned to run portupgrade in a screen session, I never had a
problem just running portupgrade again. If I recall correctly the index
needed to be rebuilt at times, but portupgrade gave a helpful message
telling me that.
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