pcre again

ajtiM lumiwa at gmail.com
Tue Feb 21 11:30:39 UTC 2012

On Monday 20 February 2012 00:19:59 Kevin Oberman wrote:
> On Sun, Feb 19, 2012 at 2:04 PM, ajtiM <lumiwa at gmail.com> wrote:
> > I did as I red on /usr/ports/UPDATING and when I checked pkg_libchk I
> > have many "misses" pcre related.
> > 
> > Do I need run portmaster -r devel/pcre, please?
> It is quite possible that you will re-install quite a few ports that
> don't need it with 'portmaster -r'. I'd just re-build the ports called
> out in by 'pkg_libchk -o'. But you don't really need to do any
> immediately. The backup copy of libpcre.so.0 in
> /usr/local/lib/compat/pkg is not seen as that path is not checked by
> pkg_libchk. (I assume that is deliberate.) Still, it is probably a
> good idea to get them re-built. If some things are linked against two
> libraries, one of which uses .0 and the other using .1 which will
> break the executable as rtld will refuse to load it.
> OTOH, those who only install or update from packages after upgrading
> to a new release should have nothing to worry about.

Thank you very much. I did as you did and rebuilt all ports (it was not bad).
And it looks okay.


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