Andrius Morkūnas hinokind at
Fri Oct 2 08:53:35 UTC 2009

On Fri, 02 Oct 2009 10:33:43 +0300, Matthias Apitz <guru at> wrote:
> This morning I went to the FreeBSD ports collection server:
> and there is a version 2.6.2 as well; I've fetched the tar ball of the
> port in the hope that I will compile in my FreeBSD 8-CURRENT like the
> above direct compile from source did. But the port-2.6.2 fetches older
> sources (2.5.5) which does not contain the above mentioned fixes.
> Why is this?

# make -C /usr/ports/net-im/pidgin fetch
===>  Vulnerability check disabled, database not found
=> pidgin-2.6.2.tar.bz2 doesn't seem to exist in /p/ports/distfiles/.
=> Attempting to fetch from
pidgin-2.6.2.tar.bz2                          100% of 8879 kB 1611 kBps

I don't see how this is 2.5.5. Did you update your ports tree?


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