ANNOUNCE: [FreeBSD-Announce] Ports scheduled for removal on Feb 2

Kris Kennaway kris at
Mon Nov 3 03:03:21 PST 2003

On Mon, Nov 03, 2003 at 11:31:05AM +0100, Olivier Tharan wrote:
> * Kris Kennaway <kris at> (20031103 02:12):
> > It's probably something about installing all the dependencies via
> > pkg_add, e.g. something has an install script that isn't the same as
> > the install target of the port Makefile.  You can test this yourself
> > by setting up a clean jail, installing all the dependencies by pkg_add
> > and then try to build the port.
> The error logged by bento is:
> 	/usr/sbin/chown cyrus:mail /var/state/saslauthd
> 	chown: cyrus: Invalid argument
> Would there be a problem with the password file in the jail?
> This does not seem to be a dependency problem.

I don't understand your question.  There's no problem with adding
users inside a chroot or jail, which is what one of the dependencies
is supposed to be doing but isn't.

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