Automake version mismatch - can't install anything via ports

Kris Kennaway kris at
Tue Jun 7 20:30:57 GMT 2005

On Tue, Jun 07, 2005 at 03:27:26PM -0500, Phil Cryer wrote:
> While trying to update automake19 I messed something up, now even though I can pkg_add it, it fails to update via ports.  Worse still I can't install ANY ports now, even though I've run portupdate, rm -rf /usr/ports/*/*/work and everything else suggested.  Here's the error when I try to install automake19:
> [root at pepe /usr/ports]# cd devel/automake19
> [root at pepe /usr/ports/devel/automake19]# make install
> ===>   automake-1.9.5 depends on file: /usr/local/bin/perl5.8.6 - found
> ===>   automake-1.9.5 depends on file: /usr/local/bin/automake19 - not found
> ===>    Verifying install for /usr/local/bin/automake19 in /usr/ports/devel/automake19

What variables do you have set in your environment and in /etc/make.conf?

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