Subject: Re: obsolete packages
To: Frank Knappe <>
From: David Brownlee <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 06/03/2002 05:22:54
On Sun, 2 Jun 2002, Frank Knappe wrote:

> When I run a pkg_chk -i to check, if there are new
> versions of my installed packages I get also warnings.
> WARNING: No converters/kdesupport2/Makefile - package moved or obsolete?
> WARNING: No japanese/vflib-lib/Makefile - package moved or obsolete?

	It means the packages have been moved in pkgsrc - so pkg_chk
	cannot find them. You can either:

	a) Edit /var/db/pkg/<PKG>/+BUILD_INFO and update the PKGPATH
	   to the new location.
	b) cd pkgsrc/<NEW_LOCATION>/<PKG>
	   and run 'make update'.

		David/absolute		-- No hype required --