1. ronaldlees

    pkg update

    I usually compile the pkg program from ports, using saved source. Hence, no binary pkg bootstrapping installation is ever needed when I use (personally) archived packages. Usually, when I decide to use the "pkg install" command to retrieve a package not yet in my personal archives, the "pkg...
  2. F

    Stop pkg from installing X components?

    When using pkg to install ports, some ports will install with many X components which I will not be utilizing. Is there a way to stop pkg from doing this? Also, is there a way to tell pkg to remove all X components once they have been installed? An example using phpMyAdmin: # pkg install...
  3. E

    Upgrading a package in pfSense (FreeBSD 10.3)

    Hi, I'm fairly new to FreeBSD and I've got a pfSense (FreeBSD 10.3) box. I installed a package like this: pkg add In pfSense, the default FreeBSD 10.3 repositories are not included in /etc/pkg/FreeBSD.conf...
  4. pwdr

    Solved Compiling PKG failure

    I've clean installed FreeBSD 11 to an old laptop: Fujitsu Amilo. The installation is complete and I have root + 1 user. The first thing I tried to do is compile pkg by the following process: cd /usr/ports/ports-mgmt/pkg make install clean but it fails with the following message (note, the...
  5. puppydog

    Replacing binary installed packages with ports

    I have various packages installed on my server that were installed as binaries, with pkg install pkgname. Anyway for at least one or two it turns out I need to change the default options which means I need to use ports. Since everyone says you shouldn't mix ports with binaries, I guess I need to...
  6. aaronbaugher

    Solved Can I use pkg while keeping an older version of nvidia-driver?

    I use x11/nvidia-driver-340, installed from ports, because I have an older video card that the default x11/nvidia-driver no longer supports. As long as I install everything from ports, it works fine, so apparently all the ports tools understand that the older version handles that dependency...

    10.3->11.0 (after upgrade cannot use sudo and pkg)

    Hello! After upgrade I cannot use sudo nad even pkg. Is it a bug? sudo: error in /usr/local/etc/sudo.conf, line 0 while loading plugin `sudoers_policy' sudo: unable to load /usr/local/libexec/sudo/ Shared object "" not found, required by "" sudo: fatal error...
  8. priyadarshan

    Solved Tracking "latest" pkg repo, Emacs 25 unavailable although is on Freshports

    I am seeing a strange behaviour in regards to latest Emacs pkg. I am tracking the "latest" pkg repository: cat /usr/local/etc/pkg/repos/FreeBSD.conf FreeBSD: { url: "pkg+${ABI}/latest", enabled: yes } Although editors/emacs has been available on freshports since...
  9. smj

    Solved Firefox, zero-length .sqlite files, and NFS/ZFS

    [ tl;dr - When configuring an NFS client, don't forget to add nfs_client_enable, rpc_lockd_enable, and rpc_statd_enable in /etc/rc.conf ... ] Last week I decided to rebuild my primary desktop, going from 10.1 to 10.3. Installing the OS, the update to -p7, windowing system & window managers, et...
  10. FKEinternet

    Solved Sendmail start fails after pkg upgrade

    In the process of updating MySQL last week, I did a pkg upgrade and after my server rebooted, sendmail won't start: /etc/mail # make start Starting: sendmailShared object "" not found, required by "sendmail" sendmail-clientmqueueShared object "" not found, required by...
  11. dch

    poudriere(8) daemon queue mode

    I've seen a few mentions of queue mode for poudriere and this would be super useful for the CI setup I'm currently working on. Other than an oblique mention in the man page, and I've been unable to find enough info to get...
  12. andrewm659

    using pkg behind proxy

    How can I set this up so that I can do sudo pkg install packagename as a normal user. In RHEL I would put an entry in the /etc/yum.conf for the proxy.
  13. HL1234

    pkg: Fail to create /usr: Bad file descriptor

    Hello, since a long time I want to do some update but a problem I do not understand: system:9.1-RELEASE-p17 FreeBSD 9.1-RELEASE-p17 please see the output of command it shows all: # pkg install pcre Updating FreeBSD repository catalogue... FreeBSD repository is up-to-date. All repositories are...
  14. Steffen

    Solved pkg-static error when registering installation

    Hi! I am porting siegfried to FreeBSD, more info on it here: make stage works without problems. When I try to make install, it fails with root@nemesis /usr/ports/sysutils/siegfried]# make install ===> License APACHE20 accepted by the user ===>...
  15. C

    Poudriere : ports-mgmt/pkg: Failed: stuck_in_queue

    I am trying to compile ports with poudriere, but it keep crashing pkg. root@aasennas:/usr/ports/ports-mgmt/poudriere # poudriere bulk -f /home/anders/poudriere -j 103x64-test [00:00:00] ====>> Creating the reference jail... done [00:00:00] ====>> Mounting system devices for 103x64-test-default...
  16. Hooman

    [Solved] pkg: Repository has no meta file

    Hello I can't update and install any package with pkg. For" pkg update" show: freebsd has no meta file, using default settings pkg : : No addres record Unable to update repository freebsd
  17. Hooman

    Solved pkg problem

    Hi :) I have problem to install packages (process with pid still holds the lock) sudo pkg install libreoffice Password: Updating FreeBSD repository catalogue... FreeBSD repository is up-to-date. All repositories are up-to-date. process with pid 1677 still holds the lock process with pid 1677...
  18. dave

    Solved pkg: Unable To Use Custom Repository

    Brand new R-Pi image just booted. I created a file at /usr/local/etc/pkg/repos/FreeBSD.conf as per instructions in /etc/pkg/FreeBSD.conf to disable the default pkg repository. Also created a custom repository file at /usr/local/etc/pkg/repos/custom.conf as per the handbook. Yet my system...
  19. spmzt

    Solved PKG Error

    Hi, I have problem in running of the ports-mgmt/pkg: Do you want to fetch and install it now? [y/N]: y Bootstrapping pkg from pkg+, please wait... Verifying signature with trusted certificate done pkg: failed to extract...