solved: ports system broken on amd64 -CURRENT?

Burkard Meyendriesch bm at
Sat Apr 17 01:20:22 PDT 2004

On Sat, 20 Mar 2004 16:00:01 -0800 Kris Kennaway wrote:

> On Sat, Mar 20, 2004 at 02:13:43PM +0100, Burkard Meyendriesch wrote:
> > Hi all,
> > 
> > a "portupgrade -aR" on my amd -CURRENT box (19.03.2004) shows lots
> > of errors complaining missing shared libraries. The portupgrade
> > makes the new library versions, deletes the old ones and leaves the
> > system without the shared version of the newly made library. For
> > example:
> I don't see this, but someone else reported a similar problem
> recently.  It may be due to a problem with libtool - did you happen to
> do anything non-standard to your libtool installation like installing
> a version by hand?
> Kris
Meanwhile I whiped my disk and completely reinstalled 5.2-CURRENT
from sources (12.04.2004). Afterwards I installed all the ports
I had before and everything works fine.

Sorry, but I did not succeed finding the cause of the misbehaviour.


Burkard Meyendriesch
Stevern 2
D-48301 Nottuln

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