Problem with 'portsnap'
xaero at xaerolimit.net
Wed Dec 29 15:09:54 UTC 2010
2010/12/28 Istvan Galgand <igalgand at freemail.hu>
> On Tue, Dec 28, 2010 at 07:51:58AM -0500, Jerry wrote:
> > For the past few days, I have been having problems updating my ports
> > tree via 'portsnap'. It continually gives errors similar to the
> > following:
> > <quote>
> > Looking up portsnap.FreeBSD.org mirrors... 5 mirrors found.
> > Fetching snapshot tag from portsnap2.FreeBSD.org... failed.
> > Fetching snapshot tag from portsnap6.FreeBSD.org... failed.
> > Fetching snapshot tag from portsnap1.FreeBSD.org... failed.
> > Fetching snapshot tag from portsnap5.FreeBSD.org... failed.
> > Fetching snapshot tag from portsnap4.FreeBSD.org... done.
> > Fetching snapshot metadata... fetch:
> No address record
> > sha256: 4816ec0c67a1c999c4d3875335b3d419a1a1a2497262158e661b9b5973b0453a:
> No such file or directory
> > [: !=: unexpected operator
> > mv: rename
> 4816ec0c67a1c999c4d3875335b3d419a1a1a2497262158e661b9b5973b0453a to
> tINDEX.new: No such file or directory
> > done.
> > grep: tINDEX.new: No such file or directory
> > look: tINDEX.new: No such file or directory
> > Portsnap metadata appears bogus.
> > Cowardly refusing to proceed any further.
> > </quote>
> Dear All,
> For the past two days I experienced exactly the same phenomena. By this
> morning (CET, Tuesday) the normal operation has been restored.
What was your solution?
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