Subject: Re: pkg/34036 (pkgsrc no longer fetches files)
To: Stuart Shelton <>
From: Johnny Lam <>
List: pkgsrc-bugs
Date: 07/20/2006 11:12:10
Stuart Shelton wrote:
>>  Can you try the patch below? I'm interested in the output of the
>>  failing command, if it still occurs.
> Interestingly, after applying the patch and re-running, nothing
> changes: It appears that "fetch" isn't even being called!
> It looks as if the problem isn't actually in the "fetch" script, then
> - but in whatever *should* call it.
> ("fetch" isn't called when running "bmake" or "bmake fetch", either
> normally or with PKG_DEBUG_LEVEL set)

Another user reported a similar problem on Darwin that was fixed by 
running bootstrap again.  The problem appears to be in bmake and the 
problem doesn't seem to be present in the latest bootstrap.  Can you try 
running bootstrap again on your machine?


	-- Johnny Lam <>