Portsdb Update Error

Hans Lambermont hans at lambermont.dyndns.org
Wed Jun 16 14:17:39 GMT 2004

> Kevin Greenidge wrote:
>> The thing is I always have the whole "Chinese" ports collection in
>> my refuse file when I do a cvsup among with a bunch of other stuff
>> so I don't know why this error decides to show itself now. Any help
>> would be appreciated.

Kris wrote:
> This is not supported; that's why the error message tells you ensure
> that you have a *complete* ports collection.

Then what is IGNORE_CATEGORIES in pkgtools.conf still used for ?

I have:
in there for disk space reasons.

It hope it is possible to keep this functionality. I don't want to cvsup
all ports just to be able to do pkgdb -F, portsdb -Uu etc.

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