portsdb -uU INDEX build failure

Mike O'Brien obrien at rush.aero.org
Thu Jun 9 20:01:42 GMT 2005

On Wed, Jun 08, 2005 at 03:29:31PM -0700, Mike O'Brien wrote:
> 	I'm getting a failure to build the ports INDEX via
> "portsdb -uU".  This is the output, minus the big notice
> in the box of asterisks:
> # portsdb -uU
> Updating the ports index ... Generating INDEX.tmp - please wait..ident wa=
rning: no id keywords in standard input
> Variable PKGNAMESUFFIX is recursive.
> =3D=3D=3D> x11-wm/fvwm2 failed
> *** Error code 1
> 1 error

To which Kris Kennaway responded:

> I can't spot where it's calling ident(1).  Does the error repeat if
> you do 'make describe' from x11-wm/fvwm2?

	Yes, it does:

# cd /usr/ports/x11-wm/fvwm2
# make describe
Variable PKGNAMESUFFIX is recursive.

Mike O'Brien

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