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portmaster

  1. Solved Portmaster with flavors

    For those who could look for the correct command to replace, for example, old unison-nox with new unified port with nox11 flavor, I used: portmaster -o net/unison@nox11 unison-2.48.4_2 and it worked! Thanks to portmaster developpers!
  2. razsnic

    What is better to use? pkg or portmaster

    Are pkg and portmaster equivalent? Is it better to use pkg or portmaster? To me they should be equivalent, and both should maintain the same version of software installed on the system, however I noticed inconsistencies. I have been playing around with a test system (FreeBSD 11) and I've...
  3. TachyonMage

    Portmaster vs Unifi5 (dependancies as pkg's)

    Hello folks, I build net-mgmt/unifi5 from time to time. Unifi is not available as a pkg but most all of the dependancies are. in the past I used to just use ports-mgmt/portmaster like this (if my notes can be trusted: portmaster --update-if-newer --packages-build /usr/ports/net-mgmt/unifi5/...
  4. Rastko

    Solved Single tool for maintaining everything

    Hi, Couple of questions about portmaster. Given that the documentation and some tools related to the "ports" system regard programs installed from binary package repository as "ports", does that mean: 1. We can use tools like portmaster to manage everything, regardless of the way it was...
  5. ShelLuser

    [Guide] A closer look at Portmaster

    Hi gang! Editorial: I've been using ports-mgmt/portmaster for a long time already and I figured it could use a little bit of extra love and attention ;) Also because there is a lot which Portmaster can do, so I'm hoping that briefly showcasing some of those features might be helpful for some...
  6. ericx

    How to simplify "Please rebuild all installed 3rd party software"

    I greatly dread the inevitiable "Please rebuild all installed 3rd party software" message from freebsd-update and I'm convinced there are ways to reduce the pain. I seek advice. - 1st: It seems to me that the primary intent for the universal rebuild is to remove all previous version library...
  7. mixing binary packages and compiled ports - keeping it up to date

    Setting: FreeBSD 11.0 RELEASE I have binary packages installed using pkg. Works great and fine in itself. I have installed from source some ports as the options used in the binary version was not what I needed. Works great and fine in itself. Mixing both as such works as advertised, but I'm...
  8. JazzSinatra

    Portmaster -a and -af

    Is it still bad practice to update installed ports with Portmaster -a or -af? In this 15799 user "phoenix" says, that Is this information still valid? The FreeBSD handbook recommends just to use: portmaster -a and if that fails, then: portmaster -af
  9. Converting from portmaster to pkg/poudriere

    I am looking to switch from using portmaster management to pkg/poudriere for management. I already have poudriere setup on an outside system and I am using it for some machines which I built using the poudriere setup from the beginning. I would like to begin using the poudriere/pkg setup for...
  10. Solved Maintaining packages with custom options

    Hi all, I'd like to follow the quarterly package repository (because I value stability and reliability over new features), but I need to have a few packages compiled with custom options, and this results in a problem: Ports does not have a quarterly release, only a "rolling release" of sorts...
  11. Solved portmaster in ezjail after upgrade from 10.1 to 10.3

    Hi. I have upgraded host from 10.1 to 10.3. After that i coudn't start ezjail. I edited fstab.jail_name to /usr/jails/basejail /usr/jails/jail_name/basejail nullfs ro 0 0 After that it started. I stoped it. Updated jail with ezjail-admin update -U -s 10.1-RELEASE mergemaster -U -D...
  12. Solved Error messages from portmaster when installing dar with mods.

    I'm getting the following error messages when I try to build and install the dar program from ports using portmaster and make: Updating database digests format: 100% Checking integrity... done (0 conflicting) Deinstallation has been requested for the following 1 packages (of 0 packages in the...
  13. portmaster doesn't fetch build dependencies

    Inside portmaster.rc file I have following option: $ cat /usr/local/etc/portmaster.rc ... PM_PACKAGES_BUILD=pmp_build ... But every time I build something every build dependency is not fetched by pkg but is being built from sources. That usually takes long time especially when there are llvm37...
  14. Vincent_

    Solved portmaster: "-x is not installed"

    I'm trung upgrade php56 and use command key -x to avoid updating sqlite3 portmaster php56 -x sqlite3 or portmaster php56 -x databases/sqlite3 or portmaster php56 -x /usr/ports/databases/sqlite3 As result ===>>> -x is not installed ===>>> Aborting update portmaster --version ===>>> Version...
  15. Vincent_

    Solved Fail on upgrade pkg

    I'm trying upgrade pkg-1.9.3 to pkg-1.9.4_1 via portmaster pkg on FreeBSD 8 server with fresh ports. But I got error message. Part of log: pkg_add.c: In function 'pkg_add_fromdir': pkg_add.c:1283: error: 'struct stat' has no member named 'st_atim' pkg_add.c:1284: error: 'struct stat' has no...
  16. pkg-static: sqlite error ... database disk image is malformed

    I'm getting the following 'database disk image is malformed' error messages that are preventing portmaster -a from updating any ports. Does anyone know of a fix for this?: portmaster -a [[ snip ]] ===>>> All >> (19) ===>>> The following actions will be taken if you choose to proceed...
  17. Solved Portmaster -a aborts due to textproc/clucene-qt5 deletion

    I have just updated with portsnap fetch update and issued a portmaster -a command. I get the following error: ===>>> The textproc/clucene-qt5 port has been deleted: Reintegrated into devel/qt5-help ===>>> Aborting update I can't find anything in UPDATING which gives a clue. I identified all of...
  18. STREBLO

    Trouble Installing Nvidia Drivers

    I've been trying to get the Nvidia drivers working and have faced multiple problems. Currently i'm getting this error: Installing linux_base-c6-6.7_1... +++ Some programs may need linprocfs, please add it to /etc/fstab! +++ Running linux ldconfig... This software is based in part on the...