Ports "make fetchindex" still getting outdated INDEX-9

Simon Wright simon.wright at gmx.net
Tue Jan 1 23:09:41 UTC 2013

On 01/01/13 23:07, Simon L. B. Nielsen wrote:
> On 14 December 2012 13:08, Jim Pingle<lists at pingle.org>  wrote:
>>>> On 13 Dec 2012 16:57, "Jim Pingle" wrote:
>>>>      I saw a thread last month about the servers that build INDEX
>> files being
>>>>      down since the security incident - is that still the case?
>>> On 12/13/2012 6:35 PM, Simon L. B. Nielsen wrote:
>>> I had forgotten about it again. I will try and to get it fixed within
>>> the next couple of days.
> Anyway, it's fixed as of today fully based on portmgr based INDEX
> build. It's also now not served of www.FreeBSD.org which was a bit
> ugly IMO, but a HTTP redirect makes 'make fetchindex' work.
> PS. should people be so inclined, you can now also get it via rsync
> from rsync://bit0.us-west.freebsd.org/FreeBSD-bit/ports-index/ .

Thank you Simon, this is much appreciated. Hope you had time for a bit 
of a holiday as well :).



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