autoconf and automake

Tim Daneliuk tundra at
Thu Dec 9 19:24:04 UTC 2010

On 12/9/2010 12:54 PM, Steven Friedrich wrote:
> I'm having trouble with the latest advice in ports/UPDATING:
> 20101208:
>   AFFECTS: autotools
>   AUTHOR: autotools at

Here's how I did it:

1) Delete all the existing ports manually:

   pkg_delete -f portname

2) Install the new port manually:

   cd /usr/ports/devel/portname
   make install clean

When you've done them all, then ...

3) Fix the package database:

   pkgdb -L
   pkgdb -Fa

Tim Daneliuk
tundra at

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