Updating from 9.2 to 10.0-BETA3 Issues..
mueller6724 at bellsouth.net
Thu Nov 14 05:00:25 UTC 2013
> I figured I would setup a test system and get my feet wet with trying to
> move from 9.2 to the current 10 that I know will be an official version
> soon. So I took my 9.2 system, and as I use svn to update my sources, I
> then replaced the /usr/src tree with the stable/10 branch, and went on to
> build world, kernels, and through the recommended way to update to the new
> This all for the most part went very well, I got 10 built, I did the
> install, went to single user, updated all files, and rebooted and happy day
> here I am running 10.0. The problem stated when I went back per the
> documents, and ran the delete-old-libs, though the OS boots, now all kinda
> stuff is broken! I thought no problem, let's rebuild the ports tree again,
> as I didn't realize some of the stuff ended up in the newer package formats,
> so had stuff that was missed.
> Now trying to rebuild stuff like for example, mysql, I get errors like the
> ===> mysql56-client-5.6.14 depends on file: /usr/local/bin/cmake - found
> ===> Configuring for mysql56-client-5.6.14
> ===> Performing in-source build
> /bin/mkdir -p /usr/ports/databases/mysql56-client/work/mysql-5.6.14
> Shared object "libmd.so.5" not found, required by "cmake"
> *** Error code 1
> make: stopped in /usr/ports/databases/mysql56-client
> [root at drazi /usr/ports/databases/mysql56-client]#
> So I went back again, make sure I fully did a buildworld, and installed it,
> thinking maybe some libs got wacked, but alas that didn't fix anything.
> So the question is, if I am updating from 9.2 to 10.0 on a machine, how the
> heck can I get all of the extra software to build, as I can't get really
> much of anything to build at this point, be it mysql, or subversion, or any
> of the add-on packages to make the server useful. Glad I tried this on a
> test machine..
> Any ideas/suggestions on how to get this straight?
> Howard Leadmon
You are advised to rebuild all ports on a major version change such as 9.x to 10.x.
"man portmaster" has a suggested method:
Using portmaster to do a complete reinstallation of all your ports:
1. portmaster --list-origins > ~/installed-port-list
2. Update your ports tree
3. portmaster -ty --clean-distfiles
4. portmaster --check-port-dbdir
5. portmaster -Faf
6. pkg_delete -a
7. rm -rf /usr/local/lib/compat/pkg
8. Back up any files in /usr/local you wish to save,
such as configuration files in /usr/local/etc
9. Manually check /usr/local and /var/db/pkg
to make sure that they are really empty
10. Re-install portmaster
11. portmaster `cat ~/installed-port-list`
You probably want to use the -D option for the installation and then run
--clean-distfiles [-y] again when you are done. You might also want to
consider using the --force-config option when installing the new ports.
Alternatively you could use portmaster -a -f -D to do an ``in place''
update of your ports. If that process is interrupted for any reason you
can use portmaster -a -f -D -R to avoid rebuilding ports already rebuilt
on previous runs. However the first method (delete everything and rein-
stall) is preferred.
You will want to be sure to install ports-mgmt/pkg and ports-mgmt/portmaster at the start of rebuilding all ports.
FreeBSD has switched from pkgtools to pkgng, on by default in FreeBSD 10.0, hence the need for ports-mgmt/pkg.
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