portmaster-with-package-support release candidate available for testing

Doug Barton dougb at FreeBSD.org
Fri Dec 4 05:36:49 UTC 2009

Christer Solskogen wrote:
> On Thu, Dec 3, 2009 at 10:29 PM, Doug Barton <dougb at freebsd.org> wrote:
>> Nope. I need to know more about what you're doing when you see those
>> error messages.
> Well, there are not that much more I can tell you ;-)
> web# pkg_version -IL=
> web#
> web# portmaster -a -PP
> /usr/local/sbin/portmaster: cannot create : No such file or directory

Ok, r200090 has the fix for this, thanks for reporting it.

>>> portmaster also wants to download from
>>> ftp://ftp.freebsd.org/pub/FreeBSD/ports/amd64/packages-8.0-release/devel/libltdl-2.2.6b.tbz
>>> even if the packages is available in /usr/ports/packages/devel:
> Setting PACKAGESITE to /usr/ports/packages/All also seem to remedy the problem.

Ok, good. That's actually a pleasant side effect of some code I added
recently, but this is why I ask for beta/RC testing, y'all manage to
come up with creative ideas for using the code that hadn't occurred to
me, and in this case turned out to be quite beneficial. :)



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