trouble switching to dports

Benjamin Woolley tautolog at
Mon Dec 9 03:09:36 PST 2013

I think I ran into this, too, but I recall that I used the Makefile in /usr to bootstrap it again.


> On Dec 9, 2013, at 1:20 AM, Marco Righele <marco at> wrote:
>> On 2013-12-08 11:52, Francois Tigeot wrote:
>> For some reason, my copy of pkg-1.1 was unable to do anything since
>> packages were updated to pkg-1.2 versions
> I had the same issue when upgrading from DragonFly 3.4 to 3.6.
> The problem (in my case at least) didn't seem to be the version of pkg, but
> the fact the it was compiled with the old release, since I upgraded to
> pkg-1.2 before upgrading the system.
> Rebuilding from dports fixed my problem too.
> The frustating part was that there was no indication of any error, it just
> wouldn't fetch the information.
> Marco

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