portupgrade for binaries fails miserably, but not completely

RW rwmaillists at googlemail.com
Mon Nov 30 01:22:50 UTC 2009

On Sun, 29 Nov 2009 12:16:15 -0800
Paul Hoffman <phoffman at proper.com> wrote:

> At 12:50 AM +0000 11/29/09, Frank Shute wrote:
> >You don't mention what command you are using to upgrade your
> >ports/packages.
> Sorry: portupgrade -aPPR

Packages for a release are built against the ports tree that's
distributed with the installation cd.  If you want portupgrade -aPP to
work you need to use csup with the port release tag which I think is
RELEASE_7_2_0. Otherwise use portupgrade -aP.

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