misc/129573: FreeBSD-7.1-RC1 fails to install man pages and doc distribution

Garrett Cooper yanefbsd at gmail.com
Sat Dec 13 11:49:42 PST 2008

On Fri, Dec 12, 2008 at 4:10 AM, Fernan Aguero <fernan.aguero at gmail.com> wrote:
> The following reply was made to PR misc/129573; it has been noted by GNATS.
>  The burned CD does in fact have the catpages, manpages and doc
>  subdirs, all populated, but I don't know if these files are all that
>  is needed or if there's anything missing or corrupted:
>  ls /media/FreeBSD_Install/7.1-RC1/manpages/
>  CHECKSUM.MD5     manpages.aa  manpages.ad  manpages.inf
>  CHECKSUM.SHA256  manpages.ab  manpages.ae  manpages.mtree
>  install.sh       manpages.ac  manpages.af
>  ls /media/FreeBSD_Install/7.1-RC1/catpages/
>  catpages.aa  catpages.ac  catpages.ae   catpages.mtree  CHECKSUM.SHA256
>  catpages.ab  catpages.ad  catpages.inf  CHECKSUM.MD5    install.sh
>  ls /media/FreeBSD_Install/7.1-RC1/doc/
>  CHECKSUM.MD5     doc.aj  doc.au  doc.bf  doc.bq  doc.cb  doc.cm  doc.cx
>  CHECKSUM.SHA256  doc.ak  doc.av  doc.bg  doc.br  doc.cc  doc.cn  doc.cy
>  doc.aa           doc.al  doc.aw  doc.bh  doc.bs  doc.cd  doc.co  doc.cz
>  doc.ab           doc.am  doc.ax  doc.bi  doc.bt  doc.ce  doc.cp  doc.da
>  doc.ac           doc.an  doc.ay  doc.bj  doc.bu  doc.cf  doc.cq  doc.db
>  doc.ad           doc.ao  doc.az  doc.bk  doc.bv  doc.cg  doc.cr  doc.dc
>  doc.ae           doc.ap  doc.ba  doc.bl  doc.bw  doc.ch  doc.cs  doc.dd
>  doc.af           doc.aq  doc.bb  doc.bm  doc.bx  doc.ci  doc.ct  doc.de
>  doc.ag           doc.ar  doc.bc  doc.bn  doc.by  doc.cj  doc.cu  doc.inf
>  doc.ah           doc.as  doc.bd  doc.bo  doc.bz  doc.ck  doc.cv  doc.mtree
>  doc.ai           doc.at  doc.be  doc.bp  doc.ca  doc.cl  doc.cw  install.sh

Those are all that *should* be needed, but did you check the debug
console after trying to add those distributions? Also, does adding
them after the install's complete ok?

I honestly haven't tried the `express installation', so I think I'll
do that now.


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