rsync error with MacPorts 1.9.0 beta 2

Joshua Root jmr at
Thu May 27 21:53:29 PDT 2010

On 2010-5-28 13:54 , Linc Davis wrote:
> On May 27, 2010, at 6:58 PM, Joshua Root wrote:
>>>> You won't actually see it every time you sync, but only if the local
>>>> PortIndex is absent or older than a day.
>>> Then I should be seeing it when I update the build server, no? I don't.
>> Do you update the build server by running 'port sync'?
> Yes. So are you saying that I can suppress the error just by creating a file in the path indicated, no matter what it contains?

You don't want to put some random file there, it needs to be a valid
index for that ports tree. I would just ignore the message; as you
noted, nothing is actually broken.

- Josh

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