pkg/ports system terribly messed up?

NGie Cooper yaneurabeya at
Wed Oct 1 20:17:58 UTC 2014

On Mon, Sep 29, 2014 at 11:13 PM, O. Hartmann
<ohartman at> wrote:
> Hello.
> I just made the last update of the ports yesterday (I use portmaster -da performing this
> task) and obviously or superficially everything went all right.
> I'm running on the boxes in question most recent CURRENT.
> On one system, a subsequent start of updating ports starts to freak out when updateing
> lang/gcc: it loops over and over on some ports already updated, especially
> devel/binutils, but the port looping on isn't specific and varies.
> On every CURRENT box I tried this morning to update the ports again, I find this
> frsutrating message (depends on installation, but it seems in principal the same, only
> the affected ports in dependency chain varies):

Are you using portmaster? If so, it might be fallout from r272282.

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