On Thu, Mar 04, 2004 at 04:36:21PM -0500, stan wrote: > On Thu, Mar 04, 2004 at 11:52:32AM -0800, Kris Kennaway wrote: > > On Thu, Mar 04, 2004 at 08:07:54AM -0500, stan wrote: > > > I'n updating a bunch of older (around 4.2) machines. On ne of them I seem > > > to have managed to toatly muck up the ports dayabases :0( > > > > > > I'm getting things like this when I run portupgrade: > > > > > > ! (pgaccess-0.98.6) (missing origin) > > > ! (acroread-3.02) (missing origin) > > > ! (netscape-wrapper-2000.07.07) (missing origin) > > > > Whichever way you go you'll have to either reinstall these ports by > > hand or tell portupgrade where they live in the ports tree (see > > e.g. the -o flag to portupgrade). You installed them before the ports > > collection started recording the location of the port used to install > > the package, so you can rebuild the databases as much as you like, but > > it won't fix it :) > > > AH, that explains what's goin on. > > Is there a way to do this without spending a whole day or so doing things > manually?
I told you above how you'll have to go about solving it. It shouldn't take more than a couple of minutes. Kris
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