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Date:      Wed, 31 Jan 2007 20:23:02 -0500
From:      John Nielsen <lists@jnielsen.net>
To:        freebsd-questions@freebsd.org
Cc:        Petre Bandac <petre@kgb.ro>
Subject:   Re: ports error (or warning) after cvsup
Message-ID:  <200701312023.03036.lists@jnielsen.net>
In-Reply-To: <20070201021532.42b291b5@localhost>
References:  <20070201021532.42b291b5@localhost>

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On Wednesday 31 January 2007 19:15, Petre Bandac wrote:
>  portversion -v | grep "<"
> [missing key: categories] [Updating the portsdb <format:bdb_btree>
> in /usr/ports ... - 16409 port entries
> found
> .........1000.........2000.........3000.........4000.........5000........
>.6000.........7000.........8000.........9000.........10000.........11000..
>.......12000.........13000.........14000.........15000.........16000....
> ..... done] missing key: categories: Cannot read the portsdb! database
> file error
>
>
> but it still lists ports; how can the "missing key" problem be
> restored ?

Same problem here using portupgrade. I ran a "make index" locally in 
my /usr/ports directory but the problem persisted..

JN



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