portupgrade's library handling seems broken

Bryan Drewery bdrewery at FreeBSD.org
Mon Aug 22 14:26:32 UTC 2016

On 8/21/2016 11:39 AM, Robert Woolley wrote:
> I noticed that none of the libraries in /usr/local/lib/compat/pkg/, is
> showing-up in the output of ldconfig -r. 
> I had a specific problem where after a build problem  qbittorrent was
> failing to start because it couldn't find libtorrent-rasterbar.so.8.
> compat/pkg only had libtorrent-rasterbar.so.8.0.0 without a
> libtorrent-rasterbar.so.8 symlink. Creating the link solved the
> problem. 
> I'm not certain, but I think that older versions of portupgrade would
> have renamed libtorrent-rasterbar.so.8.0.0 to
> libtorrent-rasterbar.so.8. when it was moved to compat/pkg.

It sounds like a problem with the extra version .0 on there.

I've logged https://github.com/freebsd/portupgrade/issues/66 for it.

Bryan Drewery

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