Subject: Re: pkg_* crashes
To: Hubert Feyrer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Marc Baudoin <email@example.com>
Date: 03/15/2005 19:53:39
Hubert Feyrer <firstname.lastname@example.org> écrit :
> On Tue, 15 Mar 2005, Marc Baudoin wrote:
> >....................................pkg_admin: Package `randrext-1.0nb1'
> >has no @name, aborting.
> >Damned, adding "@name randrext-1.0nb1" to
> >/var/db/pkg/randrext-1.0nb1/+CONTENTS (same thing for openmotif)
> >does the trick and pkg_admin runs fine.
> >Deleting them needed an extra "@cwd /usr/pkg".
> >Now randrext installs fine (doing openmotif), thanks.
> >>Next time leave "pkg_delete -O" alone, as it does probably not do what you
> >>wanted. :)
> The error you get from pkg_admin really seems like something got messed up
> in your /var/db/pkg entry for that pkg.
Yes, the +CONTENTS file (it was in my first posting).