FreeBSD Port: portupgrade-, 2 - help me please, the port in short time is broken again, what does it all mean ?

Sergey Matveychuk sem at
Mon Jul 3 06:16:02 UTC 2006

Bert van de Grift wrote:
> On Mon, Jul 03, 2006 at 09:48:39AM +0400, Sergey Matveychuk wrote:
>> Daniel Dvor(a'k wrote:
>>> Fixing the pkgdb.db does not help me at all.
>> It's a known issue.
>> Just remove the file and /usr/ports/INDEX*.db and run portupgrade
>> again.  Note, it's described on man page - if you found pkgdb.db
>> seriously broken, just remove it.
> I have the same problem after upgrading portupgrade but when I go back
> to the previous version (2.1.1,2) everything is ok...

See my HANDS-UP message a couples days ago at the list.
Old (<=2.1.1,2) portupgrade use wrong (may be a right word will -
"unexpected") database format.


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