latest portupgrade problem
klammer at webonaut.com
Mon Jun 19 13:05:03 UTC 2006
Mark Evenson schrieb:
> Fanz Klammer wrote:
>> Mark Evenson schrieb:
>>> I am getting (a possibly unrelated error):
>>> portupgrade -as
>>> Updating the pkgdb <format:dbm_hash> in /var/db/pkg ... ** Database
>>> file locked. Waiting.
>>> Which waits forever.
>> had the same problem: i removed the latest added patch
>> and did a "make install FORCE_PKG_REGISTER=yes" - now everything
>> works again.
> After removing this patch, and recompiling, and reinstalling I am now
> portupgrade -as
> [Rebuilding the pkgdb <format:dbm_hash> in /var/db/pkg ... --->
> [Executing a command as root: sudo /usr/local/sbin/pkgdb -aFQ]
> Command failed [exit code 1]: sudo /usr/local/sbin/pkgdb -aFQ
> So your fix doesn't seem to work for me. Thanks for the help, though.
just an idea: seems that you are running portupgrade as non-root and
sudo didn't work...
have you ever tried to run it as root?
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