pkg_version confused by architecutre in package name

[LoN]Kamikaze LoN_Kamikaze at
Thu Jul 6 09:02:09 UTC 2006

Brooks Davis wrote:
> On Thu, Jul 06, 2006 at 02:45:45AM +0200, [LoN]Kamikaze wrote:
>> I normally run the command
>> #  pkg_version -Iv | grep \<
>> before running 'portupgrade -a', to see what's going to happen. This time I got the following output:
>> diablo-jdk-freebsd6.i386.  <   needs updating (index has
>> It seems that the tool is confused by the i386 in the package name.
> Actually I think it's confused by the fact that the package name is
> "diablo-jdk" and the version is "freebsd6.i386.".  That's
> just plain bogus.
> -- Brooks

So who is at fault? The ports infrastructure or the FreeBSD foundation?

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