Unable to update transcode port

Jason W. Morgan jwm-freebsd-questions at sentinelchicken.net
Sat Aug 16 20:11:57 UTC 2008

On 2008.08.16 12:39:56, Clint Olsen wrote:
> On Aug 14, John Nielsen wrote:
> > Do you have ffmpeg installed? Is it up-to-date? Are you using any WITH or
> > WITHOUT knobs for the make?
> > 
> > I can't tell from the output you provided if this is relevant, but I
> > recently had to install the archivers/lzo2 port before I could get ffmpeg
> > upgraded (on one machine) or transcode installed (on another). Give that
> > a shot.
> I have updated ffmpeg, and I'm still bombing out with the same error.  I
> installed lzo2 as well per the suggestions of another, and this also did
> not fix the issue.
> I suspect this has to do with the fact that I'm on 6.3-STABLE, and the
> port probably works fine for 7.X.  I continuously get bit by these damn
> problems, and generally the breakage is so low-level that it requires a
> port expert to resolve.  It would be helpful if there was a way for mere
> mortals to help themselves in these cases.

The port was updated yesterday, which allowed transcode to build
successfully on my system.


Have you updated your ports since then?


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