RESOLVED: Problem upgrading ports - not found

C. P. Ghost cpghost at
Wed Jun 16 12:52:17 UTC 2010

On Wed, Jun 16, 2010 at 12:41 AM, Scott Schappell <archon at> wrote:
> After digging through /usr/ports/UPDATING, I copied all .so.8 and .so.16 libraries to /usr/local/lib and /usr/local/lib/compat/pkg and those ports are now compiling. I'm assuming that's the approved solution until ports are updated?

That's not the best solution. If you copy to compat/pkg, that's
okay. If you leave it in /usr/local/lib, some ports may pick it up by mistake
and you'll end up with a mix of ports that link to and


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