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Date:      Sat, 7 Feb 2009 13:18:42 -0500
From:      Glen Barber <>
To:        Akenner <>
Subject:   Re: Strange and weird, probably simple, aim DL
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On Sat, Feb 7, 2009 at 1:15 PM, Akenner <> wrote:
> Basically it does the same thing. I used the pkg_add as I said, and once I
> finished, I did the rehash thing, and then logging in and out doesn't seem
> to change it. Is there a chance the package itself is messy?

It's possible.

> I was told to try whereis and did so, and it said /usr/ports/net-im/aim and
> when I typed the direct path, it said permission denied, so I tried su to
> root, and ran it again, and it said the same thing...Which is a little
> strange being root.

You were told the wrong command.  Try `which aim'.  Also, try
executing with the full path: /usr/local/bin/aim

Is your ports tree up to date?  man portsnap

Glen Barber

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