Problem Resolved re: Porstdb -uU Continues to Fail?
rperry4 at earthlink.net
Sat Feb 21 12:43:30 PST 2004
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Subject: Re: Porstdb -uU Continues to Fail?
Date: Wed, 11 Feb 2004 13:55:48 -0500
From: Bob Perry <rperry4 at earthlink.net>
To: Kris Kennaway <kris at obsecurity.org>
CC: FreeBSD-Questions <freebsd-questions at freebsd.org>
References: <402A6B2D.90003 at earthlink.net>
<20040211181223.GC69094 at xor.obsecurity.org>
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<20040211183106.GA94537 at xor.obsecurity.org>
Kris Kennaway wrote:
>On Wed, Feb 11, 2004 at 01:27:56PM -0500, Bob Perry wrote:
>>>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?
>For now, yes. It's possible the authors of those ports (or another
>committer) could change them to allow index to be built on older
>releases, but they're not obliged to (see
>http://www.freebsd.org/ports) for support information.
So I see. Guess I'll pull out my notes and prepare for the update this
FreeBSD 4.8-RELEASE-p13 0#
This is just an update to a previous problem. Portsdb -uU ran successfully
following upgrade from 4.8 to 4.9.
FreeBSD 4.9-RELEASE-p2 #0
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