1. Voltaire

    error when running 'pkg update'

    pkg update Updating FreeBSD repository catalogue... Fetching packagesite.pkg: 100% 7 MiB 7.0MB/s 00:01 Processing entries: 0% Newer FreeBSD version for package zxing-cpp: To ignore this error set IGNORE_OSVERSION=yes - package: 1302001 - running kernel: 1301000 Ignore the mismatch...
  2. G

    Solved pkg: Install all dependencies EXCEPT the main package

    I'm trying to update the PHP version on my www/nextcloud instance. As I use the web updater from Nextcloud itself, I "just" want to update all php dependencies "around" my Nextcloud. Basically I want to have a list of all lang/php81 packages required by e.g. nextcloud-php81 - but NOT...
  3. V

    Does pkg backup still exist?

    Hi guys, I was reading and came across pkg backup -r /path/to/pkg.sql but my FreeBSD 13.2-RELEASE system with packages from Quarterly says that the command doesn't exist. I even tried pkg alias but didn't find it. Am I missing something or is the...
  4. O

    Preferred method of updating /usr/ports/UPDATING file for use with pkg updating

    Probably most users nowadays use packages and don't update their /usr/ports anymore. What is preferred method to update /usr/ports/UPDATING for use with the pkg updating command? I did not find any in manual pages and searching for "freebsd ports updating pkg updating" is quite useless :)
  5. Spity

    svnweb & fresh ports

    Hi! and ports are the same and are already installed/synchronized by default on fresh install if select ports? If not, how could I install and use them? I'm on 13.2
  6. F

    Pkg versus Ports (mixed approach) confusion

    Hi, I have a newbie question related to being careful not to mix the PKG binary approach with the (building from) Ports approach. The handbook warns against using a mix of these two approaches and the likely eventual collision of binaries, but I think I might be reading it too strictly. Does...
  7. lifepillar

    Intense I/O: found pkg and find running at night

    Last night at about 3am I noticed my server doing a lot of I/O. Top showed first pkg then find being run by root (not in a jail). After several minutes they stopped. Is there a periodic task that is supposed to run those processes? All my services run inside jails. Root has no crontab. Running...
  8. I

    Installing glad nuked my install

    So, something aggravating occurred with freebsd a couple days back, where i was attempting to get into graphics programming, i installed glad, and didn't pay attention, and it deleted my entire desktop and every graphical program, this occurred on 14-CURRENT. Would anyone know why? I'd want to...
  9. GavOnyx

    ffmpeg not listed by pkg search - armv6

    Hi. Im running Freebsd on a raspberry pi 1B and have a need for multimedia/ffmpeg (libav could work too but its depreciated I think). But when I search for it using pkg-search, it is not listed. Here's the output of uname -a. FreeBSD rpi-b 13.1-RELEASE FreeBSD 13.1-RELEASE...
  10. A

    multi-architecture package repos

    OS: FreeBSD 12.4, ABI amd64. what I am trying to do is to enable multi-architecture pkg repos, i.e. to have both amd64 and i386. what I did is I made a conf file under /usr/local/etc/pkg/repos/*.conf and set the url to FreeBSD:12:i386. tried to run pkg update, it fetched all required i386...
  11. BaronBS

    pkg autoremove gave me a sqlite error

    Here is the screenshot: Do you guys have any idea about whats is causing this behavior?
  12. fullauto2012

    Basic pkg question

    I am reinstalling my system with some new configurations and am to the point where I am dropping in some basic packages to handle what I want this small server to do. I plan on running: Bind: so I can run a split horizon dns and manage some things from behind the firewall without resolve issues...
  13. N

    pkg delete <xyz> caused dependency issues

    I was trying to downgrade node. I did pkg delete node and pkg install node-<ver> But not I cannot do anything. root@z48021:# ssh Shared object "" not found, required by "ssh" root@z48021:# scp Shared object "" not found, required by "scp" root@z48021:# vim Shared object...
  14. fullauto2012

    Solved pkg upgrade

    root@Bender:/usr/local/www/nextcloud/config # uname -a FreeBSD Bender 13.0-RELEASE FreeBSD 13.0-RELEASE #0 releng/13.0-n244733-ea31abc261f: Fri Apr 9 04:24:09 UTC 2021 amd64 I just updated my Nextcloud instance. the...
  15. yaslam

    Solved How to exclude packages from pkg

    Most of my system has packages installed through ports-mgmt/pkg, with one package editors/emacs-devel manually compiled through the ports system because I need to use my own compilation options with it. With this, I run into problems with pkg and the port conflicting, when the port has an...
  16. yaslam

    Solved Offline installation of packages

    Hi everyone, I am a FreeBSD beginner and I have a system that is offline, this means I can't use any online package repo to install packages on said machine. This machine uses the i386 architecture and is on FreeBSD 12.0. Is there a way to download a repository of all the latest binary packages...
  17. Voltaire

    Solved 3 conflicting packages after integrity check

    I see the following problem when I want to update the FreeBSD 12.3 packages: Checking integrity... done (3 conflicting) - boehm-gc-threaded-8.2.2 conflicts with boehm-gc-8.0.6 on /usr/local/include/gc/gc_pthread_redirects.h - libxcvt-0.1.2_1 conflicts with xorg-server-1.20.14,1 on...
  18. B

    Is installing nvidia drivers with `pkg install nvidia-driver` officially best practice?

    Popular FreeBSD content creator RoboNubbie posted a video walkthrough for installing and configuring FreeBSD in which he details the way in which you should install nvidia drivers ( View: ) He advises to use `pkg search nvidia`, and then pick out the...
  19. ohreally

    Solved How to uninstall a package without pkg?

    I have a chicken&egg problem... I tried to update Python according to the instructions in /usr/ports/UPDATING, using portmaster. To begin, portmaster uninstalled ports-mgmt/pkg. Then the installation of the new version of ports-mgmt/pkg failed, because it conflicts with security/base-audit. (If...
  20. jgod

    How do I get install packages into jails from custom Poudriere repo on host?

    I searched first, but can't find an example of this - I must be missing something. I can install packages using a custom repo on the host, using poudriere: $ doas pkg install dokuwiki Password: Updating FreeBSD repository catalogue... FreeBSD repository is up to date. Updating myrepo...