Subject: Re: pkg/30101
To: None <,,>
From: James K. Lowden <>
List: pkgsrc-bugs
Date: 05/01/2005 16:14:02
The following reply was made to PR pkg/30101; it has been noted by GNATS.

From: "James K. Lowden" <>
To: Thomas Klausner <>
Subject: Re: pkg/30101
Date: Sun, 1 May 2005 12:13:29 -0400

 Thomas Klausner wrote:
 > On Sun, May 01, 2005 at 11:41:39AM -0400, James K. Lowden wrote:
 > > Bingo!  See below.  What causes that, please?  
 > The package is registered, but the files are not there any longer.
 > I don't know how you ended up in this state, but you'll have
 > to reinstall the package.
 Done, and everything's fine now.  Thanks very much for your help.  I'll
 know to run pkg_admin check in the future.  Sorry for the misdirection.  I
 really do try to make sure I've done my homework before filing a PR.  
 I haven't deinstalled any packages recently (mostly I'm building the
 My theory: 
 libebml was installed previously, but at that time it didn't install its
 headers (due to an error in the package).  Later, the pkgsrc tree was
 updated with correct instructions, but of course the package remained
 registered.  Doing the admin check showed that the installed set didn't
 match the current packing list.  
 Looking at the CVS history, though, I don't see any support for my
 Thanks again and regards,