I asked for help because I was getting an out-of-date version of portupgrade --- 2.1.3 instead of 2.2.2 --- even though I had usedn portsnap.
>>>>> Matthew Seaman writes: > Subject: Re: Portsnap and port versions : : > To see if your index is out of date, compare the output of: > cd /usr/ports > make search name=portindex > with > cd /usr/ports/ports-mgmt/portupgrade > make -V PKGNAME BINGO!!! I was installing sysutils/portupgrade. I knew that portupgrade was in sysutils, so I went straight to it and used it... It didn't occur to me that there might be ANOTHER sysutils somewhere else in the ports tree. But there was, and the one in ports-mgmt had been updated by portsnap, so when I installed in THERE... > Then use portupgrade as usual to upgrade whatever else you want to. Yup! > Cheers, > Matthew Thanks very much indeed! Robert. -- Robert Inder Tel: 0131 229 1052 Interactive Information Ltd, Director Mobile: 07808 492 213 3, Lauriston Gardens, Edinburgh EH3 9HH Interactions speak louder than words SCOTLAND UK _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"