Trouble Upgrading VIM

Glen Barber glen.j.barber at
Tue Jun 30 22:38:19 UTC 2009

On Tue, Jun 30, 2009 at 6:15 PM, APseudoUtopia<apseudoutopia at> wrote:
> Hey,
> I emailed the list about two weeks ago, but received no responses. I'm
> having problems upgrading the VIM-Lite port from version 7.2.171 to
> 7.2.209. I'm getting the following error:
> => 7.2.041% doesn't seem to exist in /usr/ports/distfiles/vim.
> => Attempting to fetch from
> fetch: Bad Request

I saw this in a thread a few days (weeks) ago.

Try putting "quotes" around the patch with the "%" sign.  That is
(most likely) what is causing problems.

I thought this was patched -- is your ports tree current?

Glen Barber

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