On Mon, Feb 02, 2004 at 10:23:33AM +1100, Gautam Gopalakrishnan wrote: > On Sun, 1 Feb 2004 13:42:24 -0800 > Gary Kline <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > > > > > People, > > > > Since I managed to upgrade this system's ports tree, > > I keep things up to date. Recently, been having trouble > > fetching some ports. openldap is one such. Upgrading > > or trying tomake install clean by hand keeps giving me: > > > > . > > . > > . > > . > > >> Attempting to fetch from > > http://openldap.cdpa.nsysu.edu.tw/OpenLDAP/openldap-release/. > > fetch: invalid size ( 2042658) > > >> Attempting to fetch from > > ftp://ftp.plig.org/pub/OpenLDAP/openldap-release/. > > fetch: invalid size ( 2042658) > > >> Attempting to fetch from > > ftp://ftp.FreeBSD.org/pub/FreeBSD/ports/distfiles/. > > fetch: invalid size ( 2042658) > > >> Couldn't fetch it - please try to retrieve ........ > > fetch is tring to resume the download, but the size on disk (2042658) is > larger than the actual size of the file. Try deleting from > /usr/ports/distfiles. It should work. >
This is exactly what has worked previously--or whenever a port tarball hasn't fetched correctly. This time I mv'd the distfile/* tarball and deleted (pkg_delete -f) the port. No joy. I'll look further. thanks much, gary -- Gary Kline [EMAIL PROTECTED] www.thought.org Public service Unix _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"