Sticky portmaster updates

Warren Block wblock at
Fri May 5 13:59:07 UTC 2017

On Thu, 4 May 2017, Paul Macdonald wrote:

> I've noticed recently that on updating ports the update will stick on shell 
> until return is hit a few times, at which point update continues
> this is a scripted update but essentially just portmaster -a
> ps auxd shows no processes under portmaster
> this is all on FBSD11, amd64 and i'm seeing on several boxes
> anyone else seeing this or have any suggestions?

I have not seen this, but it sounds like something waiting for 
interactive input.  That could be something due to the particular shell, 
terminal, or script.

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