Porstdb -uU Continues to Fail?

Bob Perry rperry4 at earthlink.net
Wed Feb 11 10:27:21 PST 2004

Kris Kennaway wrote:

>On Wed, Feb 11, 2004 at 12:49:33PM -0500, Bob Perry wrote:
>>I run FreeBSD 4.8 RELEASE-p13 0#.  Just ran:
>>    /usr/local/bin/cvsup -g -L 2 -z /etc/cvsupfile && 
>>/usr/local/sbin/portsdb -uU
>>CVSup ran successfully but portsdb -uU seemed to have a problem.  Following
>>is the output:
>>Updating the ports index ... Generating INDEX.tmp - please wait..
>>===> net/tkabbe r failed: make: illegal option -- C
>>usage: make [-Beiknqrstv] [-D variable] [-d flags] [-E variable] [-f 
>>           [-I directory] [-j max_jobs] [-m directory] [-V variable]
>>           [variable=value] [target ...]
>>"Makefile", line 17: warning: "make -C 
>>-V PORTVERSION" returned non-zero status
>>===> security/portaudit failed:
>>"Makefile", line 23: warning: "/usr/sbin/pkg_info -qP 2>/dev/null" returned
>>non- zero status
>>   Done.
>You need to update to 4.9-RELEASE, which has a newer make(1).
Thanks for such a quick response Ken.  Do I understand you to say this is
the only solution?


FreeBSD 4.8-RELEASE-p13 0#

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