1. F

    "pkg" is hella slow (not internet speed)

    Hello everyone, have been using FreeBSD for a long time. I just downloaded and installed FreeBSD 13.1 When I use "pkg install" to install basic applications, "pkg" takes like 2 mins to update repository catalogue and when installing an application which has like 5 dependencies, it will fetch...
  2. R

    Installing/removing packages in a boot environment, Can't find /boot/zfsloader

    I am experimenting with boot environments and observing some very weird behavior related to installing/removing packages via pkg -c /tmp/path/to/be <command>. Any time I attempt to install/remove packages in a non-current boot environment using this incantation and then immediately bectl...
  3. B

    pkg is fundamentally slow

    Hi I noticed that pkg was downloading stuff really slower than axel on the same computer or other windows and Linux machines and even my Android phone on the same network searching the forums I saw a lot of posts about pkg being slow and always users answer was that "the problem is the...
  4. Keltir

    Wine version updating and freezing

    Hey there! Suddenly I realized that 9 of of 10 games [except Dragons age origin :-( ] that I usually play work great on FreeBSD with wine-6. Now I want to leave this very version of wine forever! As far as I know, pkg lock wine should be enough here, right? And another question is more about...
  5. R

    Is there no graphical pkg for we desktop users to browse package conveniently?

    Using pkg to update and install/uninstall is good but when i want to compare any programs.. suites... it's not a good experience so i want get some suggestions thanks:D
  6. P

    installing neovim

    Hello all... I use to us freebsd for server builds around 20 years ago LOL, yeh I'm an old bugger :) These days I'm using fedora and macos and wanted to to give freebsd another whirl. Anyway using 14-current I figured neovim would be be in packages? pkg install neovim However it appears not...
  7. F

    Solved PKG update overwrote a Port

    Hi Folks, I performed a pkg update/upgrade and pkg downloaded and reinstalled the nvidia-driver binary against the version I installed from ports with this option: ACPI_PM : on How can I prevent that pkg overwrites software installed from the ports collection? Thanks, tgl
  8. D

    Solved Huge file size of proj-8.2.1,1

    While upgrading packages today, I noticed that the updated graphics/proj package 'proj-8.2.1,1' now has a flat file size of 2.07GiB! The previous version of the package used to be around 450MB. Is this huge increase in file size expected? Here are the details of the package from pkg info proj...
  9. m_pahlevanzadeh

    mysql can't start after upgrade

    I upgrade my freebsd and all of my packages, But mysql can't start after upgrade. How do I start it? By the way, My MySQL doesn't create any log messages.
  10. Vovas

    Solved Difference between port and package version

    Hi! I've installed Plex media server 10th November from package # pkg info plexmediaserver plexmediaserver- Name : plexmediaserver Version : Installed on : Wed Nov 10 17:40:49 2021 MSK Origin : multimedia/plexmediaserver Architecture ...
  11. blind0ne

    Slow package fetching

    Hello, I've trying to install some packages with pkg install, but the process is too slow today. How can I change the source? I've installed fastest_pkg from ports. But this util did not respond after start? Or Should I wait for it to finish?
  12. Y

    Solved Fresh installation - can't build pkg from ports

    I have a fresh installation of FreeBSD 13.0-Release on a machine without internet connection. Some time ago, to install pkg, I would enter "/usr/ports/ports-mgmt/pkg" and call "make" to build it. However, now I am getting the following errors: In other words, to build "pkg" from ports, it...
  13. grahamperrin

    Non-conservative pkg-upgrade(8)

    With higher priority given to my poudriere repository, why did pkg upgrade not find the upgrade to virtualbox-ose? % pkg -vv | grep -i conservative CONSERVATIVE_UPGRADE = false; % pkg -vv | grep priority priority : 3, priority : 0, priority : 4 % pkg -vv | grep...
  14. grahamperrin

    poudriere-bulk(8): pkg package missing

    I don't recall seeing this before: … pkg package missing, cleaning all packages... done Seen at two different computers. At the first computer, I'm trying to begin building electron12. At the second computer (below), I'm trying to build Konsole. root@mowa219-gjp4-8570p-freebsd:~ #...
  15. N

    pkg install rabbitmq

    Hello, I wanted to install the RabbitMQ broker on the purchased server. I tried a command like "pkg install rabbitmq" but it didn't help. I don't have root access, but I know pkg is loaded (v1.16.3). FreeBSD (v12.2-RELEASE-p5). The only commands that are available are: pkg: not enough arguments...
  16. F

    Package marked as broken, install from Github source?

    I have a package that fails to build in my Poudriere repository, databases/postgresql-plv8js, due to it being marked as broken. Unfortunately this is a required package for the piece of ERP software the PostgreSQL database is built for. I have found the Github source for plv8 and I'm trying to...
  17. fel1x

    Gnome 3 disappeared in FreeBSD 13 amd64 repo

    I'm using FreeBSD 13 amd64, and the package server is gnome3 cannot be found in FreeBSD:13:amd64, but I can find it in FreeBSD:12:amd64 and FreeBSD:14:amd64. I both tried quaterly and latest, but it doesn't seem to appear in both repositories. I don't want to install it from...
  18. Rob215x

    What's the best way to update all ports after upgrading from FreeBSD 11 to 12?

    Synopsis: I have 3 web servers running FreeBSD 11.4 and I want to upgrade them to 12.2. I upgraded one last night and ran into some issues I've never seen before in past FreeBSD updates. I'm always trying to learn new things and I figured maybe I haven't been doing things properly in the past...
  19. Spity

    Update packages?

    A simple question: How do I update the packages installed on my system? For example in Fedora I used: In Arch: On FreeBSD?
  20. byrnejb

    Solved pkg No address record

    I am configuring a development jail to use an internal pkg repository populated by Poudriere. The /usr/local/etc/pkg/repos/Poudriere.conf file contains this: Poudriere: { url: http://" enabled: yes...