pkgdb problem [maybe good news]
vizion at vizion.occoxmail.com
Tue Jun 7 02:24:45 GMT 2005
On Monday 06 June 2005 18:24, the author Vizion contributed to the dialogue
Re: pkgdb problem:
>>Feed it to portinstall to reinstall all of the ports.
>Sounds like a long process and a sledge hammer to crack a nut - but I guess
> if one has no other tool a sledge hammer will have to do !!!
>BTW It looks as though I may have solved the eclipse-devel help bug - I have
>RC1 working now and am testing it to death.
Ok I have found an up to date copies of files elsewhere on the system - but
before I do anything I want to be certain of the structure of the package
database directories and files before I make any attempt to reconstruct the
Would you mind letting me have a print out of the directory structure.
I have what looks files for each package containing - are they part of the
dns1# ls -l
-rw-r--r-- 1 root wheel 46 May 10 11:05 +COMMENT
-rw-r--r-- 1 root wheel 442 May 10 11:05 +CONTENTS
-rw-r--r-- 1 root wheel 270 May 10 11:05 +DESC
-r--r--r-- 1 root wheel 11209 May 10 11:05 +MTREE_DIRS
and a file:
-rw-r--r-- 1 root wheel 23593984 May 30 20:43 pkgdb.db
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