Portupgrade won't upgrade

Spadge spadge at fromley.net
Thu Jun 22 15:13:17 BST 2006

Michael Abbott wrote:
>> Try pkg_delete?
> I'm not sure: I think the ldconfig_compat port is rather basic; I'll 
> have to open the box and look inside it, I guess.  I'm hoping that 
> somebody else gets there before me though, 'cause I don't know the 
> innards of ports at all well.  I've already tried `make deinstall`, anyhow.
>> When I ran portupgrade on itself just now, it went ahead with no 
>> problems at all.
> I'm going to guess that you don't actually have ldconfig_compat 
> installed: I'm still on 4.11!

spadge at tobermory$ where ldconfig
ldconfig_compat-1.0_7 is in misc/ldconfig_compat

spadge at tobermory$ uname -a
FreeBSD tobermory.home 6.1-RELEASE FreeBSD 6.1-RELEASE #8: Tue May  9 
21:04:02 BST 2006     root at tobermory.home:/usr/obj/usr/src/sys/TOBERMORY 

Yup, that's installed. It does keep telling me it's marked as ignore 
though, as it's in the base rc.d

>> And by the way ... Hi there Spidey, long time no see. You should by 
>> waffles again some time, it's been like forever since we saw you 
>> there. :D
> Yes, I fear it has been forever!  The box I was running my ircd on upped 
> and died some time late last year (an old 1G SCSI disk decided that it 
> was tired, I guess), and, well, um, ... it's time I dropped by!  I'll 
> come by soon.

It'd be great to see you there again.

Oh, we have a shiny new ircd we use now. It's a lot more modern than 
that smelly old bahamut one we ran for 4 years :D

>> Is there some ruby thing that needs updating as well?
> Don't think so, the ruby update went smoothly.  I actually ran
>     # portupgrade -R portupgrade
> and all the other stuff went through just fine.  Indeed, I'm pretty sure 
> that ldconfig_compat just crept in through a `portupgrade -R` somewhere.
>> do a 'portupgrade -Fa' and see what needs doing. If ruby is on the 
>> list then you're going to want to do that first.
> $ portupgrade -n portupgrade
> --->  Session started at: Thu, 22 Jun 2006 13:59:57 +0000
> --->  Upgrade of sysutils/portupgrade started at: Thu, 22 Jun 2006 
> 13:59:58 +0000
> --->  Upgrading 'portupgrade-2.0.1_1,1' to 'portupgrade-2.1.1,2' 
> (sysutils/portupgrade)
> OK? [no]
> --->  Upgrade of sysutils/portupgrade ended at: Thu, 22 Jun 2006 
> 13:59:58 +0000 (consumed 00:00:00)
> --->  Listing the results (+:done / -:ignored / *:skipped / !:failed)
>         + sysutils/portupgrade (portupgrade-2.0.1_1,1)
> --->  Packages processed: 1 done, 0 ignored, 0 skipped and 0 failed
> --->  Session ended at: Thu, 22 Jun 2006 13:59:58 +0000 (consumed 00:00:01)
> Sigh.  When ports have fits, they're painful!


pkgdb -Fu maybe? Does portupgrade perhaps not realise that 
ldconfig_compat has been upgraded?


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