pkgdb.db locked

Bill Moran wmoran at
Mon Jun 19 15:28:46 UTC 2006

In response to Bill Moran <wmoran at>:

> > Lewis McLouth wrote:
> [snip]
> > > Also, if pkgdb.db was deleted, how do I rebuild the pkgdb.db? (pkgdb -f
> > > does not rebuild pkgdb.db, I just checked)
> portupgrade -an
> In order for portupgrade to analyze your packages, it needs to update the
> pkgdb.  It will create it if it doesn't exist.

Nevermind.  That's not working.

pkgdb -fu is failing as well.  Shouldn't it generate the pkgdb if it doesn't

Bill Moran
Collaborative Fusion Inc.

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