Portsnap metadata corruption
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Mon Nov 4 16:43:36 UTC 2019
On Mon, 4 Nov 2019 09:12:17 +0000
Arthur Barlow wrote:
> When trying to fetch the latest update for portsnap today I got the
> following message:
> Fetching 4 metadata files... /usr/sbin/portsnap: cannot open
> No such file or directory
> metadata is corrupt.
You can delete the contents of /var/db/portsnap/ and it will be
recreated by downloading a new snapshot tarball.
Any information about the ports directory is in the ports directory
itself, so you don't need to delete it or do a new 'extract'.
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