Unable to update repository Synth

Baho Utot baho-utot at columbus.rr.com
Sun Jun 11 01:26:54 UTC 2017

On 06/10/17 17:29, Jonathan Chen wrote:
> On 11 June 2017 at 01:13, Bob Willcox <bob at immure.com> wrote:
>> On Sat, Jun 10, 2017 at 10:14:46AM +1200, Jonathan Chen wrote:
>>> On 10 June 2017 at 05:02, Bob Willcox <bob at immure.com> wrote:
>>>> I am running the drm-next-4.7 and when I ran synth recently on my system
>>>> up update the ports and at the end of the run received these errors:
>>>> pkg: wrong architecture: freebsd:10:x86:64 instead of FreeBSD:12:amd64
>>>> pkg: repository Synth contains packages with wrong ABI: freebsd:10:x86:64
>>>> Processing entries: 100%
>>>> Unable to update repository Synth
>>>> Error updating repositories!
>>>> Unfortunately, the system upgrade failed.
>>> synth is complaining that one or more of the packages in the
>>> configuration's package directory has packages built for
>>> FreeBSD10/amd64 instead of FreeBSD12/amd64. If you have upgraded from
>>> FreeBSD 10 to FreeBSD 12, you must remove all the packages that have
>>> been built previously.
>> Are these the packages that currently reside in the repository?
> Yes.
>> Is there some way to list the packages that are the problem?
> A simple way, no. You'd have to unpack each package and inspect the
> manifest file to determine the package's abi.
>> If not, can I simply delete all of the respository packages?
> This is the easiest thing to do, and would be my recommendation. synth
> will rebuild all the packages for your installed ports.
> Cheers.

mkdir	package/repo.backup
mv	package/repo package/repo.backup
mkdir	package/repo
synth	prepare-system
synth	rebuild-repository
pkg update
pkg upgrade

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