Make error libxml2 port

Jack L. Stone jacks at
Wed Jan 16 14:32:54 PST 2008

At 11:25 PM 1.16.2008 +0100, Jose Garcia Juanino wrote:
>El miércoles 16 de enero a las 22:36:40 CET, Jack L. Stone escribió:
>> FBSD-6.2p10
>> Am trying to build php5 which depends on libxml2, but can't get past the
>> build error below.
>> Any help appreciated.
>> ===>  Extracting for libxml2-2.6.30
>> => MD5 Checksum OK for gnome2/libxml2-2.6.30.tar.gz.
>> => SHA256 Checksum OK for gnome2/libxml2-2.6.30.tar.gz.
>> tar: Unrecognized archive format: Inappropriate file type or format
>> gzip: /usr/ports/distfiles/gnome2/libxml2-2.6.30.tar.gz: invalid compressed
>> data--crc error
>> gzip: /usr/ports/distfiles/gnome2/libxml2-2.6.30.tar.gz: invalid compressed
>> data--length error
>> *** Error code 1
>Do you have the proper checksums recorded in the distinfo file?
>They should be:
>MD5 (gnome2/libxml2-2.6.30.tar.gz) = 460e6d853e824da700d698532e57316b
>SHA256 (gnome2/libxml2-2.6.30.tar.gz) =
>SIZE (gnome2/libxml2-2.6.30.tar.gz) = 4726657
>I have run into similar troubles when /usr/port/distfiles is nfs or
>samba mounted.

My checksums were different because the ones in the port did not match. So,
I ran "make makesum" which eliminated the mismatch, but still had the above
archive issue.

I used your checksums and am back to the mismatch.

Any other thoughts -- anyone?


Happy trails,
Jack L. Stone

System Admin

More information about the freebsd-ports mailing list