On Saturday 11 September 2004 04:04 am, Travis Troyer wrote: > I just installed FreeBSD from the 5.2.1 ISO. After installing > the necessities, I downloaded the latest ports.tar.gz from > freebsd.org, extracted the ports, and did a "make index" from > the ports directory. At this point I did "make install" from > x11/kde3. Since then I have installed firefox, gaim, and a > few other ports. Then, I noticed that I didn't have kmail, > and found that it is part of the kdepim port, so I tried > installing it. At some point it requires gpg-error.1, during > which I get: > > ===> libgcrypt-1.2.0_1 depends on shared library: > gpg-error.1 - not found > ===> Verifying install for gpg-error.1 in > /usr/ports/security/libgpg-error > ===> Vulnerability check disabled > > >>libgpg-error-1.0.tar.gz doesn't seem to exist in > > /usr/ports/distfiles/. > > >>Attempting to fetch from > > ftp://gd.tuwien.ac.at/privacy/gnupg/libgpg-error/. > Receiving libgpg-error-1.0.tar.gz (323724 bytes): 100% > 323724 bytes transferred in 24.9 seconds (12.68 kBps) > ===> Extracting for libgpg-error-1.0 > > >>Checksum OK for libgpg-error-1.0.tar.gz. > > ===> Patching for libgpg-error-1.0 > ===> libgpg-error-1.0 depends on file: > /usr/local/bin/libtool15 - found > ===> libgpg-error-1.0 depends on shared library: intl - found > ===> Configuring for libgpg-error-1.0 > cp: /usr/ports/security/libgpg-error/work/libgpg-error-1.0 > /usr/ports/security/libgpg-error/work/libgpg-error-1.0/config.guess: > No such file or directory > *** Error code 1 > > > When installing other ports, I find that I get similar errors, > involving a "config.guess" file. > > Trying various things, I decided to run "portsdb -Uu", and got: > > portsdb -Uu > Updating the ports index ... Generating INDEX.tmp - please > wait..Warning: Duplicate INDEX entry: freeciv-gtk2-1.14.1 > Done. > done > [Updating the portsdb <format:bdb1_btree> in /usr/ports ... - > 11735 port entries found > .........1000.........2000.........3000.........4000.........5000.... >.....6000.........7000.........8000..../usr/local/lib/ruby/site_ruby/1 >.8/portsdb.rb:587: [BUG] Bus Error > ruby 1.8.2 (2004-07-29) [i386-freebsd5] > > Abort (core dumped) > > > > At this point I am completely clueless as to what to try next. > I can't seem to install any ports, and I don't know how to > get my ports collection back to a usable state, or what I did > to break it in the first place. Of course, I will be happy to > provide any addition information. I would appreciate any help > that may be offered. >
In http://docs.freebsd.org/cgi/getmsg.cgi?fetch=638936+0+current/freebsd-ports The port maintainer suggests setting ENV['PORTS_DBDRIVER'] = 'dbm_hash' in your /usr/local/etc/pkgtools.conf Then you can create an INDEX.db that you can use. Kent -- Kent Stewart Richland, WA http://users.owt.com/kstewart/index.html Support the Bison at http://www.buffalofieldcampaign.org/ _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"