No dialogue for `make config` after upgrade to 11.0 [SOLVED]
odhiambo at gmail.com
Wed Jan 11 18:50:55 UTC 2017
On 11 January 2017 at 17:03, Odhiambo Washington <odhiambo at gmail.com> wrote:
> I have upgraded a system from 9.3 -> 10.3 -> 11.0 using source upgrade.
> root at waridi:/usr/ports/mail/dovecot2 # uname -msr
> *FreeBSD 11.0-STABLE amd64*
> I seem to be having some serious problems with it when it comes to
> building applications.
> 1. When (for instance) I
> cd /usr/ports/www/apache24 && make config
> *The usual dialogue to select the options I want doesn't come up*.
> 2. Some applications that I used to compile manually don't want to let me
> go past `configure`. I get this error of:
> * checking type of off_t... unknown*
> * configure: error: Unsupported off_t type*
> 3. Ports don't want to obey the DESTDIR macro:
> root at waridi:/usr/ports/mail/dovecot2 # make DESTDIR=/opt/dovecot2.2
> ===> Creating some important subdirectories
> ===> /tmp subdirectory has been successfully created
> ===> /dev subdirectory has been successfully created
> ===> Starting chrooted make in /opt/dovecot2.2...
> chroot: /bin/sh: No such file or directory
> ===> Chrooted make in /opt/dovecot2.2 failed
> ===> Cleaning up...
> *** Error code 1
> make: stopped in /usr/ports/mail/dovecot2
> I am wondering what I could be missing which has led to these..
These major version upgrades aren't interesting!
I think fresh installs should be a lot easier now that I have experienced
The solution is delete all ports, then install them afresh all at ago, not
just one by one :-(.
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"Oh, the cruft."
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