portupgrade, portsdb -U failing, ruby dumping core

kstewart kstewart at owt.com
Fri Sep 3 12:46:47 PDT 2004

On Friday 03 September 2004 12:38 pm, Matthew Seaman wrote:
> On Fri, Sep 03, 2004 at 08:18:04PM +0100, Steve Hodgson wrote:
> > I've removed the ports tree and that didn't work. Given that it appears
> > to be a problem in the ports tree (someone [sorry, I've deleted the
> > email] said they have narrowed it down), I was planning on leaving it for
> > now and just cvsupping regularly.
> That would be me:
> http://lists.freebsd.org/pipermail/freebsd-ports/2004-September/015847.html
> It's an odd one all right -- whatever it is that is blowing portsdb's
> tiny mind is not at all obvious.  There doesn't appear to be any
> problems with any of the ports modified around the time that ruby
> started dumping core.

I am only seeing it on 5.3-beta. I use portindex to genereate INDEX on my 4.x 
machines and ruby isn't dumping on them.


Kent Stewart
Richland, WA

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