1. 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?
  2. 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...
  3. ziomario

    A lot of eval:sort not found errors during the booting process of FreeBSD freezes my mouse.

    Hello to everyone. The last command that I've been able to issue on my FreeBSD 13 installation has been "pkg install ffmpeg" ; after this,during the FreeBSD booting process I see a lot of error messages like this : "eval:sort not found" and when the desktop managers (I tried with xfce and kde...
  4. Spity

    What's going on with GNOME3

    Hi, Today, I was doing a clean install of my system and I see that the gnome3 package no longer exists. And the gnome installation is not complete. What's going on?
  5. I

    Check installed packages for checksum mismatches ("pkg check")

    The command "pkg check -s -a" verify the checksums against installed packages. I've tried both an Internet-connected VM and another Internet-disconnected VM and the command passes and completes without errors. 1. How does it verify the the packages? (Is it similar to "shasum -a 256 ..." and...
  6. I

    jails How to install "pkg" inside a jail for a machine without Internet connection?

    I have a FreeBSD box with no Internet connection. Somehow I had installed "pkg" into the host system previously (if I remember correctly, it was from the mounted dvd1.iso). I created a jail and tried to install some packages. The "pkg" is not available in the jail. I tried to mount the same...
  7. I

    Best method to install packages offline

    I have another machine which is offline. What is the best method to install packages offline? I mean, due to the dependencies, it is almost impossible to download all the dependent packages to install them. Is there a way to use the pkg command to download (from a connected FreeBSD machine)...
  8. C

    Please add better version management in the pkg install.

    There has to be a minimal_tested_target_level or something to have sepperate versions of the package uploaded for different freebsd releases, keeping it compatible. I prefer FreeBSD 11.4 over newer because of SCO unix SVR compatibility, but a lot of BSD packages, I can't install. This is a main...
  9. grahamperrin@

    pkg(8) --chroot with packages created by poudriere, and /var/log/messages

    The package data in /usr/local/poudriere/data/packages – how best to make this available? A symbolic link, maybe? root@mowa219-gjp4-8570p:~ # date ; uname -v Fri May 7 06:49:39 BST 2021 FreeBSD 14.0-CURRENT #94 main-n246499-097e8701c9f: Thu May 6 07:26:23 BST 2021...
  10. U

    Requesting info on Capsicum specifically intergration with programs E.G. Firefox

    I have been reviewing the documentation and have not been able to find anything relating to how capsicum is integrated into the OS nor how one needs to configure the program. When installing Firefox/Firefox-esr, I received a message from the pkg (line 9 is what I am referring to), 4 ##...
  11. poorandunlucky

    Problem upgrading jails (pkg, freebsd-update)

    So I have these jails now, and I want to install Samba on my www jail. I've upgraded to 12.2-p6, pkg -vv shows kernel 120200. I've upgraded my jail with freebsd-update -b /jails/www There was an error, some directories for the certificates under /usr/share/[certs]/[trusted/blacklisted] didn't...
  12. sidetone

    Solved Pkg on FreeBSD 13

    In FreeBSD 13.0 there's two things about packages. When installing new packages, for a newly available system, are latest and quarterly the same, until the next quarter comes out? Because it's too new, that it has only 1 set of pkg build on a new system? I changed my /etc/pkg/FreeBSD.conf from...
  13. F

    Solved Pre-installed packages in FreeBSD

    So I want to build an FreeBSD iso with hexedit preinstalled. I'm doing that to understand how to build custom iso's. I don't have so much idea about custom kernel build. I mean I don't know how can I do that. I take a look to GhostBSD-src and FreeBSD-src over github and see some tutorials to...
  14. F

    Package version mismatch - grub2-bhyve

    Hi everyone, First post here - so I'm hopeful I'm for some help! I have two FreeBSD servers running Rel 12, following output is identical on both: # uname -a FreeBSD <server-name> 12.0-RELEASE-p3 FreeBSD 12.0-RELEASE-p3 GENERIC amd64 # freebsd-version 12.0-RELEASE-p3 Both systems have the...
  15. Remy

    Solved When will quarterly 2021Q2 be available in pkg?

    Hi all, I was wondering when quarterly 2021Q2 will be available in pkg. My 12.2-RELEASE-p6 machine is still showing packages from 2021Q1 quarterly, although the 2021Q2 branch is created a while ago. Any thoughts? Thanks, Remy
  16. M

    pkg: No signature found // Unable to update repository

    Dear FreeBSD-community! While upgrading the packages in my jails as usual, I ran over this problem: $ for i in `jls jid` ; do sudo pkg -j $i update ; done Updating FreeBSD repository catalogue... [jailA] Fetching meta.conf: 100% 163 B 0.2kB/s 00:01 [jailA] Fetching packagesite.txz...
  17. vaskark

    pkg wants to reinstall over port

    Hello. New user here. I recently switched to the latest branch of 12.2-RELEASE-p4 and updated all my installed pkgs. Then, I installed the port system because I wanted a version of berry (x11-wm/berry) with my own patches applied. All of it worked exactly as planned and installed fine. However...
  18. dch

    Solved process with pid 49 still holds the lock

    Sometimes, pkg gets confused and thinks a process that has long since disappeared, still holds the lock on the package database. $ sudo pkg install -yr FreeBSD net/ipxe Updating FreeBSD repository catalogue... FreeBSD repository is up to date. All repositories are up to date. process with pid...
  19. gotnull

    Solved pkg Log

    Hi, A new guy to FreeBSD world here well I could just say to the BSD world :/ So I've installed FreeBSD-13.0-RC1 and I use it since then, I've upgraded it and now I am on RC3, no problem so far. Well of course not everything is setup as I would like yet but I am working on it but before going...
  20. nbari

    Solved host and jail version are the same but differ from pkg OSVERSION

    The output of uname -K in both host and jail is the same, currently 1202505, but when I run pkg -vv | grep OSVERSION inside the jail I get a different version: OSVERSION = 1201512; Any idea of what I could be missing within the pkg within the jail is returning a different version? When trying...