Second severe crash in six weeks

Bertram Scharpf lists at
Thu Mar 16 05:52:29 UTC 2017

On Thursday, 16. Mar 2017, 04:24:50 +0000, Frank Shute wrote:
> On Wed, Mar 15, 2017 at 11:22:21PM +0100, Bertram Scharpf wrote:
> > since I upgraded to FreeBSD 11.0, every second
> > port rebuild freezes the system. Besides that,
> > in the last two weeks I had two packages that
> > refused to build.
> Upgraded from what?


> If from a previous version and that version was running well, then it
> strongly suggests you fouled-up the upgrade process, doesn't it?

I'm upgrading for years and never had such severe issues.

> > Now I managed to upgrade my whole package library
> > to a consistent state. I upgraded the packages on
> > my desktop machine, and -- voila -- it crashes and
> > reboots as soon as I start Xorg.
> WTF is a "package library"?

I meant repo, sorry. "pkg repo".

> Before pointing the finger at FreeBSD, remind yourself that you will then
> have four fingers pointing at yourself.

I know. It's always the other ones fault. Do you know?


Bertram Scharpf
Stuttgart, Deutschland/Germany

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