Subject: Re: pkgdb.byfile.db croaked
To: Todd Gruhn <>
From: Jan Schaumann <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 01/17/2003 19:36:00
Todd Gruhn <> wrote:
> I did that a couple times before, and I just did it 3x more.
> I keep getting this message
> gandalf# pkg_admin rebuild
> pkg_admin: cannot open pkgdb: Undefined error: 0
> gandalf# pwd

Please do the following:

cd /usr/pkgsrc/pkgtools/pkg_install
cvs update -dP
make clean
make install
pkg_admin rebuild

There was a problem with the pkg_tools for a brief period of time.
See the thread starting with


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