trouble with poudriere and recent ports tree

Alfred Bartsch bartsch at
Tue Oct 8 13:21:21 UTC 2013

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Am 08.10.2013 15:05, schrieb Bryan Drewery:
> On 10/8/2013 8:00 AM, Alfred Bartsch wrote:
>> Am 08.10.2013 14:48, schrieb Bryan Drewery:
>>> On 10/8/2013 7:14 AM, Alfred Bartsch wrote:
>>>> Am 08.10.2013 13:23, schrieb Bryan Drewery:
>>>>> On 10/8/2013 5:51 AM, Alfred Bartsch wrote:
>>>>>> Hi all, after updating my ports tree to a more recent 
>>>>>> version (svn revision: 329714), I'm no longer able to
>>>>>> build most of my ports with poudriere, as I was before
>>>>>> (some weeks ago).
>>>>>> IMHO there are two major issuses: 1) the STAGE
>>>>>> environment isn't yet fully implemented, as some ports
>>>>>> seem to need "NO_STAGE=yes" in make.conf: e.g.
>>>>>> devel/libSM, ports-mgmt/poudriere and others. poudriere
>>>>>> reports a successful build for these, but the packages do
>>>>>> not exist after bulk run.
>>>>> This is not a problem. They are marked NO_STAGE to run 
>>>>> compatibility code until they are converted.
>>>> Thank you for your fast answer.
>>>> AFAICS there are some ports left which are NOT marked
>>>> NO_STAGE, but can only be built (at least) with poudriere if
>>>> NO_STAGE is set.
>>>>>> So after updating /usr/local/etc/poudriere.d/make.conf
>>>>>> with the NO_STAGE line, I successfully built some ports
>>>>>> (e.g. poudriere-3.0.9).
>>>>> NO_STAGE is not a user variable. Do NOT put it in your 
>>>>> make.conf. This will break a lot.
>>>> Then I need some advice, how to actually build 
>>>> ports-mgmt/poudriere or
>>> ports-mgmt/poudriere builds fine for me. Can you show the
>>> entire build log and your make.conf?
>> Here you are:
> [snip]
> You should probably just update poudriere from your host ports
> tree directly. At least 3.0.6 is required for staging support.

Understood. I managed this update by setting "NO_STAGE". My wrong
conclusion was, that this would help with other ports too. Meanwhile I
removed this entry from make.conf and I'm looking forward to the
results of my next "poudriere bulk" run. At least m4 and perl are
successfully built again.

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