mtree error on pointy hat and no clue how to fix it

Ion-Mihai Tetcu itetcu at
Mon Nov 21 20:54:54 GMT 2005

On Mon, 21 Nov 2005 21:21:23 +0100
Bartosz Fabianowski <freebsd at> wrote:

> Hi all
> A couple of days ago, my first port got committed. And already, I am 
> having a problem with it that I don't know how to fix. I am hoping
> that some more experienced porter reading this list can point me in
> the right direction.
> Pointyhat is complaining that the port does not deinstall cleanly.
> And sure enough, build logs show some stale files remaining after
> deinstall 
> - see the build logs for i386-6-latest and i386-7-latest here:
> However, the files that are remaining are in *no way* being installed
> by my port. They seem to be XFree86 stuff (which is odd, 6.x and 7.x
> both default to and locales not included in FreeBSD's mtree.

It seems to me you catch a run after xterm / Xlib update described in
ports/UPDATING and one of those packages wasn't updated. Your ports
seems fine

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