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Date:      Sun, 22 Mar 2009 02:04:14 -0400
From:      Glen Barber <glen.j.barber@gmail.com>
To:        Tim Judd <tajudd@gmail.com>
Cc:        freebsd-questions@freebsd.org
Subject:   Re: installing ports xorg
Message-ID:  <4ad871310903212304j2e7fea6dve110380de02c97c4@mail.gmail.com>
In-Reply-To: <1237688408.46760.6.camel@t60.local.zz>
References:  <1237688408.46760.6.camel@t60.local.zz>

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On Sat, Mar 21, 2009 at 10:20 PM, Tim Judd <tajudd@gmail.com> wrote:
> I'm getting ZERO feedback when I install the xorg metaport, updated
> ports tree today.
>
> # cd /usr/ports/x11/xorg
> # make install
> #
>
>
>
> So what am i missing?
>

If xorg is already installed, you won't see any output.  This is
"expected" behavior, as far as I can tell.  What happens on 'make
deinstall; make fetch-recursive; make install' ?

> http://www.freebsd.org/doc/en/books/handbook/x-install.html
> tells me to install this port.
>
>
> I even deleted /var/db/pkg/* and /var/db/ports/* to try to hook it to
> install... =A0Retrying the above install every time. =A0Nothing works.
>
> What to do?
>
>

I have seen this behavior before, and resorted to removing all
packages and rebuilding.  (Probably not the solution you are after.)


--=20
Glen Barber



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