[PC-BSD Testing] Software Install Issues

Neal nastone1 at comcast.net
Tue Feb 16 14:26:35 PST 2010


I booted into PC-BSD and tried the fix.  It works I am glad to say.  I
tried it on programs that failed before the fix and they installed fine.

Thank you,

Neal


On Tue, 2010-02-16 at 12:00 -0500, Kris Moore wrote:
> On 02/13/2010 16:48, Neal wrote:
> > The software installer seems broken.  If I run updates on current
> > installed software in either reports the file corrupted or fails to
> > install the update at all and goes back to reporting "Update Available".
> >
> > New software installs download then suddenly disappear and never
> > install.  This is a fresh install.
> >
> > I am using an AMD 64X2 5200 processor, ASUS motherboard, 4 gigs of RAM
> > and a 500GB hard drive.  Homebuilt system.
> >
> > I will say that I am loving PC-BSD very much.  Looking forward to the
> > final release of version 8.  Been using Ubuntu Linux (for driver
> > support, ain't no newb) for a couple years now.
> 
> I was able to duplicate this issue here, and its been fixed in SVN now.
> 
> If you would be willing to confirm it fixes your problem, follow these 
> steps:
> 
> # svn co svn://svn.pcbsd.org/pcbsd/trunk/SoftwareManager
> # cd SoftwareManager
> # qmake-qt4 *.pro
> # make install (as root)
> 
> Now run the software manager, does it work properly?
> 
> 



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