make sudo failed

Marty Landman MLandman at
Fri Jan 7 10:37:25 PST 2005

At 01:53 PM 1/7/2005, Matteo Santori wrote:
>Marty Landman wrote:
>>A previous thread mentioned sudo as a good way for me to get out of the 
>>habit of su - so much. I just tried to install and this is what I got, 
>>don't know what to make of it (pardon the pun) or what to do next.
>># make build && make install && rehash && which sudo
>>/usr/sbin/sysctl: not found
>>"/usr/ports/Mk/", line 797: warning: "/usr/sbin/sysctl -n 
>>kern.osreldate" returned non-zero status
>> >> sudo-1.6.6.tar.gz doesn't seem to exist in /usr/ports/distfiles/.
>> >> Attempting to fetch from
>>fetch: Not Found
>> >> Attempting to fetch from
>>File unavailable (e.g., file not found, no access)
>> >> Attempting to fetch from
>>Receiving sudo-1.6.6.tar.gz (333074 bytes): 100% (ETA 00:00)
>>333074 bytes transferred in 112.4 seconds (2.89 kBps)
>>===> Extracting for sudo-1.6.6_1
>>md5: not found
>>*** Error code 127
>>Stop in /usr/ports/security/sudo.
>Problem releated with some md5 control. Try to check what's wrong or try 
>to get the pkg.
>What is interesting is
>./usr/sbin/sysctl: not found
>"/usr/ports/Mk/", line 797: warning: "/usr/sbin/sysctl -n 
>kern.osreldate" returned non-zero status
>why it's trying to search sysctl is such path?

Matteo, not aware of how to deal with this. Could you please be more 
specific? In case this may be related, I'm running 4.8 installed from the 
mini-iso and have never updated the ports collection. Am on dial up so it 
always seemed too duanting a task.


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