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Re: FETCH_USING= wget
The documentation you are reading is applies to pkgsrc-2009Q2 and
-current. You should strongly consider switching to a supported branch.
I hope you still have some patience left for me being a newbie. :-)
According to documentation there is only two branches: stable and
-current. (Here is were I read:
http://www.netbsd.org/docs/pkgsrc/getting.html#uptodate-cvs). And using
"cvs update -dP" should update the stable branch to the current release
How come that I am sitting on an outdated release of it and "cvs update"
does not change that to something current?
After digging through documentation I ran "cvs update -rpkgsrc-2009Q
-dp" and that seems to have switched everything to the current release
(now fetch.mk is 1.42). Do I have to do that at every beginning of a new
quarter? Or is there some setting to automate this?
By the way, pkgsrc still uses ftp to fetch source archives although
/etc/mk.conf contains "FETCH_USING=wget" (only that, copied and pasted):
=> Bootstrap dependency wget-[0-9]*: found wget-1.11.4
=> Bootstrap dependency digest>=20010302: found digest-20080510
===> Checking for vulnerabilities in bash-4.0.24
=> Fetching bash-4.0.tar.gz
=> Total size: 6230779 bytes
--2009-08-06 17:30:23-- ftp://ftp.sunet.se/pub/gnu/bash/bash-4.0.tar.gz
Resolving ftp.sunet.se... 184.108.40.206, 2001:6b0:19::6
What can I do to find out why?
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