Re: mergemaster still having issues

From: David Wolfskill <>
Date: Fri, 17 May 2019 10:51:55 -0700
On Fri, May 17, 2019 at 10:46:57AM -0700, Pete Wright wrote:
> hello - i am still having issues with mergemaster when 
> building/installing current on my end as per this thread:
> my source contains the fix that I think we committed to address the 
> original issue, are there any other steps required to get things working:
> *** Creating the temporary root environment in /var/tmp/temproot
>   *** /var/tmp/temproot ready for use
>   *** Creating and populating directory structure in /var/tmp/temproot
> cp: /usr/home/pete/git/freebsd/etc/master.passwd: No such file or directory
>    *** FATAL ERROR: Cannot copy files to the temproot environment
> cheers,
> -pete

Yes: you need to actually install that (new) version of mergemaster
before you try to use it.

	pushd usr.bin/mergemaster && make install; popd

Then re-start the userland installation (e.g., "mergemaster -p ...") and
proceed with the rest of the install as usual.

David H. Wolfskill
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