pkgng seems to be out of date?

Baptiste Daroussin bapt at
Tue Jun 25 15:17:13 UTC 2013

On Tue, Jun 25, 2013 at 09:58:55AM -0500, Mark Felder wrote:
> On Tue, Jun 25, 2013, at 7:50, Ben Laurie wrote:
> > 
> > Hmmm. pkg updating doesn't actually show the relevant 20130206 entry -
> > so not actually useful.
> >
> pkg updating literally just reads /usr/ports/UPDATING... is your ports
> tree up to date? Did the committer of this tcl incident commit the
> changes before touching UPDATING and you're caught inbetween? I suppose
> this could use a bit of investigation...

pkg updating tries match the installed packages origin in AFFECTS line, via
strstr, in that case it does not match that is why it fails at showing it up.

I'm fixing the UPDATING entry.

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