[PC-BSD Testing] 9.1 updates failing consistently.

Julian Elischer julian at freebsd.org
Thu May 9 12:38:56 PDT 2013


On 5/9/13 11:11 AM, Kris Moore wrote:
> On 05/09/2013 03:16, Julian Elischer wrote:
>> I've reinstalled this machine several times (not because of problems
>> but for unrelated reasons)
>> but one thing I've noticed is that in all the installs it has never
>> been able to download a single update.
>> It knows they are there but just can't get them..
>> any suggested tweeks?  log files to  look at?
>> under 'select mirror from list' it just says:
>>
>> "  <b>Warning</b>: mysql_connect()[<a hre"
>>
>> oooh late breaking news... setting a manual mirror of
>> ftp://ftp.pcbsd.org/pub/snapshots
>> allowed them to proceed.
>>
>> but the FreeBSD Security Update  patch will not go away..
>> won't install and won't go away.. just loops around between
>> "looking for updates" and reporting that same update again and again.
>>
>>   Says it is the update for the linker hints bug.
>> will try reboot and try again....  nope still stuck..
>>
>>
>> mirror list is still borked though
>>
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> Add this to /etc/freebsd-update.conf:
>
> IgnorePaths /boot/kernel/linker.hints
>
>
> That will be added automatically in a next RR update, but in the
> meantime it'll stop freebsd-update from complaining :)

great.. htat worked..

Any suggestions for the borked mirror list?.
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