Need help to update devel/oniguruma port

Paul Schmehl pschmehl_lists at
Sat Nov 18 01:47:30 UTC 2017

--On November 17, 2017 at 2:44:09 PM +0100 User Hasse <hasse at> 

> Hello
> I'm stucked at updating the devel/oniguruma port trying to follow the
> instructions in /usr/ports/UPDATING
> root at ymer:/home/hasse # portmaster -o devel/oniguruma devel/oniguruma6
> ===>>> Port directory: /usr/ports/devel/oniguruma
> ===>>> Gathering distinfo list for installed ports
> ===>>> Launching 'make checksum' for devel/oniguruma in background
> ===>>> Gathering dependency list for devel/oniguruma from ports
> ===>>> Initial dependency check complete for devel/oniguruma
> ===>>> Starting build for devel/oniguruma <<<===
> ===>>> All dependencies are up to date
> ===>  Cleaning for oniguruma6-6.6.1
> ===>  License BSD2CLAUSE accepted by the user
> ===>   oniguruma6-6.6.1 depends on file: /usr/local/sbin/pkg - found
> ===> Fetching all distfiles required by oniguruma6-6.6.1 for building
> ===>  Extracting for oniguruma6-6.6.1
> => SHA256 Checksum OK for kkos-oniguruma-v6.6.1_GH0.tar.gz.
> ===>  Patching for oniguruma6-6.6.1
> ===>  Applying FreeBSD patches for oniguruma6-6.6.1
> File to patch:
> Have tried different files to patch, but none working.
> Best Regards
> Hasse Hansson.
I had the same problem. Delete the files in the port. Then copy the ones 
from here back into the directory. 
<> (type 
devel/oniguruma into the search box.

There is no patch in that port, and I have no idea how it got there. It 
wasn't in the port on other servers, so I copied the port from one of those 
to the one that was failing.

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