Forgot to rebuild third-party software. Now what?
tal at whatexit.org
Tue Oct 11 12:19:26 UTC 2016
On Mon, Oct 10, 2016 at 3:59 PM, Matt Smith <matt.xtaz at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Oct 10 15:47, Tom Limoncelli wrote:
>> Suggestions on how to get out of this corner? I'm pretty stuck. I'm not
>> even sure if I should reboot.
> Try either running pkg-static instead of just pkg which is statically
> linked without any shared libraries. Or alternatively try /usr/sbin/pkg
> bootstrap -f which should bootstrap it from the repo.
Wow! That worked great! I did:
# pkg bootstrap -f
# pkg upgrade
Everything is back to normal!
My suggestion is that the upgrade announcement indicate how to rebuild the
third-party software. Listing "pkg upgrade (or the equiv portmaster
command)" would help the average person.
Thanks, Matt! That saved my butt!
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