2009/4/19 Fernando Apesteguía <fernando.apesteg...@gmail.com>: > Hi all, > > I have the latest version of the ports collection (gotten with > portsnap). I performed a whole update of my system (FreeBSD > 7.1-RELEASE-p4 #12). Everything went fine save the vim port. >
An upgrade of the base system Should Not(Tm) affect installed ports under normal conditions. > It is unable to download vim-7.2.tar.bz2 despite the fact that the URL > portupgrade tries to download from, exists: > http://ftp.vim.org/pub/vim/unix/vim-7.2.tar.bz2 > It was unable to download the file from any other sites. Several > different errors (Move permanently, range request not satisfiable...) > I am unfamiliar with automated port utilities. What happens if you do the following?: cd /usr/ports/editors/vim; make deinstall distclean; make install clean > However, I downloaded that file from the first site using 'fetch', > place the file in /usr/ports/distfiles/vim and I could install the > package... > Don't confuse ports and packages. They are two different ways to install third-party software (until they are installed -- then everything is a package). > Any ideas on this problem? > > Thanks in advance. -- Glen Barber _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"