portsnap question

Aleksander Alekseev afiskon at devzen.ru
Sat Sep 17 14:19:03 UTC 2016

> [root at kabini1, /etc, 8:10:30am] 353 % portsnap fetch update
> Looking up portsnap.FreeBSD.org mirrors... 7 mirrors found.
> Fetching snapshot tag from your-org.portsnap.freebsd.org... done.
> Fetching snapshot metadata... done.
> Updating from Sat Aug 27 01:19:19 MCDT 2016 to Sat Sep 17 04:21:58 MCDT 
> 2016.
> Fetching 5 metadata patches... done.
> Applying metadata patches... done.
> Fetching 5 metadata files... /usr/sbin/portsnap: cannot open 
> 39ffac906fafd69bfbba7c63d15dccb8ccbc8adaa755a212be13200b41f1d215.gz: No 
> such file or directory
> metadata is corrupt.

Same issue here (11.0-RC2). Must be some sort of race condition or
something in portspap since second execution of `portsnap fetch update`
always works flawlessly. IIRC started a month ago or so.

Doesn't look like there is an open ticket on this so I created one:


Best regards,
Aleksander Alekseev

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