Giovanni P. Tirloni
gpt at tirloni.org
Mon Sep 20 05:16:50 PDT 2004
Mike Jarsulic wrote:
> I am getting the following error while running portupgrade:
> # portupgrade -arC
> [Updating the pkgdb <format:bdb1_btree> in /var/db/pkg ... - 302
> packages found(-0 +5) ..... done]
> /usr/local/lib/ruby/site_ruby/1.8/pkgdb.rb:323:in `deorigin': cannot
> convert nil into String (PkgDB::DBError)
> Has anyone seen this before and have any suggestions to fix it?
I ran into the same problem sometime ago and IIRC it was because of a
Ruby update. You can try to pkg_delete portupgrade and install it again,
it worked for me.
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