ports breaking index rebuild

Kris Kennaway kris at
Thu Jun 30 00:12:48 GMT 2005

On Wed, Jun 29, 2005 at 05:06:43PM -0400, Louis LeBlanc wrote:

> I was afraid I was being redundant.  Sorry for the noise.  I'll keep
> that little auto-notification tidbit in mind.  I know the fetchindex
> works, but I was suspicious that the autogenerated index might be a
> few days old because I thought I saw a port being updated that I had
> installed but wasn't showing up in the "portversion -L =" output.

When index builds are broken the source for 'make fetchindex' also
can't be updated :-) This is the only condition under which it will be
more than 3 hours old, unless there is a problem with the build
machine itself.

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