Subject: Re: [Solaris] databases/db4 and
To: Krzysztof Raczkowski <>
From: Roland Illig <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 01/11/2006 11:36:37
Krzysztof Raczkowski wrote:
> Has anybody successfully compiled databases/db4 port on Solaris ?

I think you picked the wrong mailing list. tech-ports is for discussion
about porting NetBSD to various architectures.

The things that FreeBSD and OpenBSD call "ports" are called "packages"
by NetBSD. So the appropriate list is

> Instalation of port failed with:
> => "Unwrapping files-to-be-installed."
> ===> Installing for db4-4.4.16
> Installing DB include files: /usr/pkg/include/db4 ...
> Installing DB library: /usr/pkg/lib ...
> cp -p .libs/ /usr/pkg/lib/
> (cd /usr/pkg/lib && rm -f && ln -s
> (cd /usr/pkg/lib && rm -f && ln -s
> chmod +x /usr/pkg/lib/
> cp -p .libs/libdb4-4.4.lai /usr/pkg/lib/
> cp -p .libs/ /usr/pkg/lib/
> cp: cannot access .libs/
> *** Error code 2

I cannot tell you much about this. Maybe others can?