How to upgrade portsnap in freebsd 6.0?

Colin Percival cperciva at
Sun Feb 26 15:06:52 PST 2006

Steve P. wrote:
> pkg_delete worked, as confirmed by pkg_version does not show it anymore.
> However, when I attempt to make install it from ports, I get this:
> # make install
> ===>  portsnap-1.0 portsnap now contained in the base system.
> *** Error code 1
> Any idea? 

# /usr/sbin/portsnap fetch update

As the error message indicates, portsnap is now contained in the base system.

Colin Percival

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