portmaster -af fails due to dead port - HELP
William F. Dudley Jr.
wfdudley at gmail.com
Fri Jul 3 01:08:39 UTC 2015
On 07/02/2015 08:50 PM, Warren Block wrote:
> On Thu, 2 Jul 2015, William F. Dudley Jr. wrote:
>> So, this happened:
>> prompt> portmaster -af -x arj -x faad2 -x libutempter -x ruby -x tcl
>> (lots of output deleted)
>> ===>>> Returning to update check of installed ports
>> ===>>> No origin available for tcl~pkg-renamed~9E62-8.4.19_3,1
>> ===>>> Cannot continue
>> ===>>> Aborting update
>> SO I try to delete the package.
>> I'd already tried "pkg delete tcl" and gotten "Package(s) not
>> found!", so now this:
>> prompt> pkg delete tcl~pkg-renamed~9E62-8.4.19_3,1
>> Checking integrity... done (0 conflicting)
>> Package(s) not found!
>> So portmaster is complaining about tcl, but tcl isn't installed, and
>> -x doesn't work either.
>> How do I get past this monster?
> Please do not top-post, it makes replying more difficult.
> Tildes are special characters in the shell, so try it again, but use
> single ticks to prevent the shell from expanding the filename:
> pkg delete 'tcl~pkg-renamed~9E62-8.4.19_3,1'
Adding the ticks made no difference. I'm at a loss as to how to get
pkg delete 'tcl~pkg-renamed~9E62-8.4.19_3,1'
Checking integrity... done (0 conflicting)
Package(s) not found!
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