Could not find /usr/ports/Mk/bsd.port.mk
m.seaman at infracaninophile.co.uk
Sun Apr 3 11:15:54 UTC 2011
On 03/04/2011 11:05, Paul Chany wrote:
> I have just installed FreeBSD release 8.2 using
> and want to install sudo.
> I did the following:
> # whereis sudo
> # cd /usr/ports/security/sudo
> # make install clean
> but get error messages:
> .. Could not find /usr/ports/Mk/bsd.port.mk
> What can I do to solve this problem?
You don't have a good copy of /usr/ports installed. Not sure what went
wrong there, since you've clearly got parts of it.
There are a number of ways of rectifying that, but I recommend just
running the following:
# portsnap fetch extract
Then you should be able to build sudo and any other ports you want.
for the full story on getting and maintaining a current copy of the
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