Subject: Re: make replace still broken - losing +REQUIRED_BY
To: Greg Troxel <>
From: Mark E. Perkins <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 08/10/2007 13:52:53
On 2007/08/10 12:27, Greg Troxel wrote:
> I think the problem is that work/.pkgdb is getting rm -fr'd right after
> pkg_delete -K is happening, so all the carefully preserved metadata is
> getting tossed.
> search for
> /bin/rm -fr /usr/pkgsrc/devel/p5-Devel-Symdump/work/.pkgdb
> in your output

Yes, I see.  Since there are probably no knobs I can turn to make this
magically disappear ;)  is there anything else I can do to help troubleshoot
the problem?