pkgdb corruption

Hmm… what did I do wrong??? I have a huge list of packages being listed as corrupted in pkgdb. The package files by themelves are Ok, its just /var/db/pkg that seems to have gone wrong. Reinstalling these packages seem to make portupgrade happy.

[buffy] /var/db/pkg> pkg_info | grep corrupt
pkg_info: the package info for package 'gconf-editor-2.20.0,1' is corrupt
pkg_info: the package info for package 'gnome-control-center-2.20.3' is corrupt
pkg_info: the package info for package 'gnome-keyring-2.20.3' is corrupt
pkg_info: the package info for package 'gnome-media-2.20.1' is corrupt
pkg_info: the package info for package 'gnome-panel-2.20.3' is corrupt
pkg_info: the package info for package 'gnome-ssh-askpass-3.6p1_6' is corrupt
pkg_info: the package info for package 'gqview-2.0.4_2' is corrupt
pkg_info: the package info for package 'libglademm-2.6.3_2' is corrupt
pkg_info: the package info for package 'libgnomekbd-2.20.0' is corrupt
pkg_info: the package info for package 'libgtkhtml-2.11.1' is corrupt
pkg_info: the package info for package 'libmusicbrainz-2.1.5' is corrupt
pkg_info: the package info for package 'libpurple-2.3.1_1' is corrupt
pkg_info: the package info for package 'libsndfile-1.0.17_1' is corrupt
pkg_info: the package info for package 'libsoup-2.4.0' is corrupt
pkg_info: the package info for package 'libxklavier-3.3_1,1' is corrupt
pkg_info: the package info for package 'logjam-4.5.3_5' is corrupt
pkg_info: the package info for package 'man2html-3.0.1_1' is corrupt
pkg_info: the package info for package 'mediatomb-0.11.0' is corrupt
pkg_info: the package info for package 'murrine-configurator-0.5_1' is corrupt
pkg_info: the package info for package 'nautilus-cd-burner-2.20.0_1' is corrupt
pkg_info: the package info for package 'notification-daemon-0.3.7_1' is corrupt
pkg_info: the package info for package 'pavucontrol-0.9.5' is corrupt
pkg_info: the package info for package 'pidgin-2.3.1' is corrupt
pkg_info: the package info for package 'policykit-0.1.20060514_4' is corrupt
pkg_info: the package info for package 'py25-psyco-1.6' is corrupt
pkg_info: the package info for package 'py25-tkinter-2.5.2_2' is corrupt
pkg_info: the package info for package 'rhythmbox-0.10.1_5' is corrupt
pkg_info: the package info for package 'spidermonkey-1.5_3' is corrupt
pkg_info: the package info for package 'thunderbird-2.0.0.12_1' is corrupt
pkg_info: the package info for package 'totem-2.20.3' is corrupt

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Shanker Balan is a devops and infrastructure freelancer with over 14 years of industry experience in large scale Internet systems. He is available for both short term and long term projects on contract. Please use the Contact Form for any enquiry.