Can't upgrade a number of packages
freebsd at orchid.homeunix.org
Sun Aug 28 21:09:19 GMT 2005
Trey Sizemore wrote:
> I'm getting the following when trying to upgrade packages with known
> salamander# portversion -v -l '<'
> evolution-2.2.3 < needs updating (port has 2.2.3_1)
> salamander# portupgrade -v evolution
> ---> Session started at: Sun, 28 Aug 2005 12:29:03 -0400
> ** No need to upgrade 'evolution-2.2.3' (>= evolution-2.2.3). (specify > -f to force)
> ---> Listing the results (+:done / -:ignored / *:skipped / !:failed)
> - mail/evolution (evolution-2.2.3)
> ---> Packages processed: 0 done, 1 ignored, 0 skipped and 0 failed
> ---> Session ended at: Sun, 28 Aug 2005 12:29:05 -0400 (consumed 00:00:02)
> Any ideas on what might be causing this and how to fix?
It happened to me a few times. It's because information about the
ports tree in INDEX file is newer than the ports tree itself (or at
least that's how I see it).
Just cvsup your ports tree and get new INDEX file (make fetchindex &&
Karol Kwiatkowski <freebsd at orchid dot homeunix dot org>
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