glewis at eyesbeyond.com
Thu Sep 7 11:30:30 PDT 2006
On Wed, Sep 06, 2006 at 11:00:47AM -0700, KAYVEN RIESE wrote:
> i just need to have a java compiler to do my
> assignments for distributed systems.
You don't even need ports to do that. Just download the Diablo JDK package
from the FreeBSD Foundation's website.
> On Wed, 6 Sep 2006, Scot Hetzel wrote:
> >On 9/6/06, KAYVEN RIESE <kayve at sfsu.edu> wrote:
> >>my ports directory is gone. how'd that happen?
> >What were you doing before it disapeared?
> >There are several ways to make /usr/ports disapear:
> >1. rm -rf /usr/ports/*
> >2. cvs update -R RELENG_6
> >3. cvsup with an branch tag in the supfile for ports.
> >Problem 2 & 3 are similar, as the ports tree is not branched. This
> >causes cvs or cvsup to delete the ports since there is no branch with
> >that tag (i.e. RELENG_6). Instead you need to specify a release tag
> >(i.e. RELEASE_6_1_0) or no tag (gets you the latest ports changes).
> >If your using cvsup, post your supfile and someone will help you fix it.
> >No electrons were mamed while sending this message. Only slightly bruised.
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