hostmaster@ximalas.info is compromised. Password must be changed

This is all so cute. Scammers don’t bother doing any research at all, but harvest our email addresses and send their junk emails high and low. Scammers usually have no sense of spelling nor grammar, which is the case in the matter at hand. Sorry, I don’t scare so easily. Continue reading hostmaster@ximalas.info is compromised. Password must be changed

Upgrading localbase on 13.0-CURRENT using ports-mgmt/synth

I upgraded base from 12.0-ALPHA9 to 13.0-CURRENT (r339639) on a VM today. While preparing for rebuilding localbase, I wiped clean /var/synth/live_packages/{All,Latest}/*, and cleaned the ccache repo stored in /var/cache/ccache. Trouble arose when I ordered ports-mgmt/synth to rebuild some 116 ports according to a specification stored in a local metaport. DEFAULT_VERSION+=ssl=base was being used at the time. Continue reading Upgrading localbase on 13.0-CURRENT using ports-mgmt/synth