Subject: Re: pkgsrc installation problems, here: standalone-tcsh
To: Martin Husemann <>
From: Hauke Fath <hauke@Espresso.Rhein-Neckar.DE>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 12/13/2005 19:44:29
At 13:28 Uhr +0100 12.12.2005, Martin Husemann wrote:
>> my attempt to update the shells/standalone-tcsh package from 6.13 to
>> 6.14 ended up in a catch-22 situation: Depending on the invocation,
>> the pkg tools fail either claiming the package is installed, or
>> claiming the package is not installed -- see pkg/32285 for details.
>This is probaly related to #32171, which turned out to be a bug
>in the tcsh packet (but apparently the resolution did not get appended
>to gnats). I'll send it there ASAP.

Most likely it is - at least the recipe you followed there helped me, too.

Thanks for the hint,


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