Protsnap won't fetch updates

Colin Percival cperciva at
Tue Mar 20 01:03:42 UTC 2007

no-spam at wrote:
> I've installed portsnap and setup the conf file, but when I run it with the fetch
> command, it always says I have the latest snapshot [...]
> The /usr/ports/UPDATING file never gets updated, so I know it's not working! Any
> suggestions?

You might be running a very old version of portsnap.  Uninstall portsnap and
install the version from the ports tree which you downloaded.

Colin Percival

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