Help installing "nasm"

Pietro Cerutti pietro.cerutti at
Thu Mar 15 19:13:44 UTC 2007

On 3/15/07, Robe <robe at> wrote:
> Hi,

> I'm trying to install the Netwide Assembler (nasm) in such a way:
> # cd /usr/ports/devel/nasm
> # make
> But I get the following error:
> => Couldn't fetch it – please try to retrieve this port manually into
> /usr/ports/distfiles/ and try again.
> *** Error code 1
> I'm using the stable version 6.1
> And I'm behind a proxy. What can I do?


"The ports system uses fetch(1) to download the files, which honors
various environment variables, including FTP_PASSIVE_MODE, FTP_PROXY,
and FTP_PASSWORD. You may need to set one or more of these if you are
behind a firewall, or need to use an FTP/HTTP proxy. See fetch(3) for
the complete list."

> Thanx,

You're welcome,

> --
> Robe.
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