New portmaster version available for testing/feedback

Doug Barton dougb at
Thu Jul 20 04:02:19 UTC 2006

Doug Barton wrote:

> I just uploaded a version that has what should be a fix for this, can you
> give it a try? And thanks for catching this, you're right, it's an oversight
> on my part.


I'm curious if you've had a chance to try that fix, as I'd like to commit
the new version sometime soon.

Also, in re-reading your message it occurs to me that one of the problems
with what you did previously is that you specified just 'howl' as the second
argument to -o, and that isn't enough. You either need to specify net/howl
ala portupgrade, or howl-1.0.0_1 (i.e., the installed port name from




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