neon port won't upgrade

Chad Perrin perrin at
Thu May 8 21:02:49 UTC 2008

On Thu, May 08, 2008 at 10:52:15PM +0200, Lars Kristiansen wrote:
> Chad Perrin skrev:
> >Let me know if I should take this to the ports mailing list instead of
> >the questions mailing list.
> >
> >This is my problem:
> >
> >  # portupgrade neon-0.26.4
> >  ** Port directory not found: www/neon2
> >  ** Listing the failed packages (-:ignored / *:skipped / !:failed)
> >        - www/neon2 (port directory error)
> >
> >Does anyone have any troubleshooting tips for how I should deal with
> >this?  This is the first time I've had a port fail to upgrade because it
> >suddenly seems to have ceased existing.
> >
> portupgrade -f -o www/neon26 neon
> seemed to work for me

Isn't this the sort of information that should be in /usr/ports/UPDATING?
In my case, there's nothing in that file that comes up when I search for
the string "neon" (without quotes).

Thanks for the help, by the way.  Pointing portupgrade at www/neon26
solved my problem.

CCD CopyWrite Chad Perrin [ ]
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