CVSup update nagios-3.0.4_1

Mel fbsd.questions at
Thu Nov 6 07:36:21 PST 2008

On Thursday 06 November 2008 16:20:13 Johan Hendriks wrote:

> >> cd /usr/ports/ ; make update ; make fetchindex
> >>
> >> When the upgrade is finished, i run:
> >> portversion -l '<' -v | grep nagios
> >>
> >> but nagios-3.0.4_1 is not present.

[cut make.conf]

> >cvsup18 has the latest.  You're obviously having trouble with the
> >index file, because that (or a database derived therefrom) is what
> >portversion is looking at to determine what's out of date.
> >
> >Check the ports-mgmt/nagios/Makefile to be sure it is in fact showing
> >the new version.
> I had the same thing, the makefile has the latest, butpkg_version did not
> detect the new nagios. What I did was going to /usr/port/net-mgmt/nagios
> And did a:
>  make FORCE_PKG_REGISTER=yes install clean
> It installed nagios 3.0.4

Lowell is correct. You need to run `portsdb -uU' after any modification of the 
ports tree for the portupgrade tools to see new versions.


Problem with today's modular software: they start with the modules
    and never get to the software part.

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