updating mksh, portmaster -a, pkg_version strangeness

Doug Barton dougb at FreeBSD.org
Sat Feb 25 04:33:48 UTC 2012

On 02/24/2012 09:56, Jakub Lach wrote:
> Hello, 
> It looks like 'portmaster -a' was not picking 
> up mksh update since mksh-r40 here, it
> piqued my curiosity when pkg_version
> reported I had newer mksh installed than
> available in ports tree, but the version I had 
> installed was ripe old mksh-r40.
> Now, after 'portmaster mksh' and apparently 
> 'Upgrade of mksh-r40 to mksh-r40.d 
> completed' could somebody explain that?

The DISTVERSION is incorrectly specified:

pkg_version -t R40 R40d


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