1. decuser

    Update, Upgrade incantations in 2020

    Every day or so, I ssh into my freebsd server and do the following: sudo freebsd-update fetch sudo freebsd-update install sudo pkg update sudo pkg upgrade sudo pkg audit -F Is this all that I need to do to stay up to date (I'm on 12.1-RELEASE-p7 ATM)? and what do I do about identified...
  2. emilengler

    Run "pkg update" and "pkg upgrade" with cronjob

    Hi, is it possible to run these two commands with a cronjob? If so do I need additonal parameters like I would need on a dpkg system? (apt -y upgrade)
  3. W

    Solved Dovecot password missmatch after lastest update 01/2020

    After enable all log and debug, have found where the problem occour on auth-worker which is getting plain password and not hashing it: ... SHA512-CRYPT(plainpasswordhere) != 'HASH value from mysql' Then occours password missmatch error. Someone have same issue? PS.: Happen on last update of...
  4. forquare

    Solved freebsd-version(1) and uname(1) different?

    Hi all, I ran a uname on one of my FreeBSD hosts this morning and saw that I was running 12.0-RELEASE-p2: root@bil-desktop:~ # uname -a FreeBSD bil-desktop 12.0-RELEASE-p2 FreeBSD 12.0-RELEASE-p2 GENERIC amd64 I thought I'd upgraded this to latest, so went ahead and did a freebsd-update...

    Postfix 3.4

    Hello All! Does someone know when we can expect the Postfix branch version 3.4 in ports tree? The software is already ready since end of February and current version is 3.4.5 . I do not want to install by myself from source. The old one 3.3.4 is legacy release and is availbale from ports of...
  6. roccobaroccoSC

    Solved Binaries get rewritten at jail start with unionfs

    I am working on a solution for mass jails deployment based on ZFS datasets and unionfs. A jail template is created by extracting base archive into the dataset. Then the dataset is mounted read-only in all the jails' roots and each jail has its own lean dataset, where only the deltas are stored...
  7. F

    update Problem "freebsb-update fetch" Command not found

    Hi, I am trying to update FreeBSD 11.1 with SSH as Root User. But i got a "Command not found" message when i try "freebsb-update fetch". "freebsb-version" also does not work... I guess it's a small Problem but i don't get it :( I hope someone can get me a hint, what im doing wrong. Thanks
  8. GregTheHun

    Solved Newer packages not able to be installed

    Hello all, Just looking through and trying to install a newer package I saw in the ports section of the site and I noticed this: What it appears to be is after doing this: pkg clean -a pkg update -f I cannot seem to install the newest version of elasticsearch and it does not want to update...
  9. S

    Deterministic Software Install/Maintenance Method

    All, Over the past few years have spent a significant amount of time (seemingly endless) on port/package maintenance tasks. It seems that we should be able to: 100%: Use pkg for any/all installs and maintenance tasks (if no custom config options are required) -or- 100%: Use ports for any/all...
  10. P

    How to keep Base Jail and Host equal using EzJail?

    Hi This is my first post, I hope I can explaing my self in english, my natural language is spanish, and I speak/write very bad in spanish too :D I have multiple servers with multiple Jails, and is hard to keep all syncronized I have one machine with 1 jail as "model", I have it with all the...
  11. J

    Samba dns_update error

    Urgent help... When I run the samba_service service, I get the error "Failed dns update - with error code 29"
  12. daudo

    updating gitlab (from a source installation)

    In the company I'm working for, we've been using gitlab for quite some time, long before the gitlab package in the ports tree arrived. Because updating it purely from it's sources can be quite difficult from time to time, we would now like to switch to the ports package. The way gitlab works...
  13. poorandunlucky

    poudriere skipping on ports tree update

    Hey, poudriere is updating a ports tree, and it's outputting several of these lines: Skipping dcc4625435f9d3a1db4d30a09ed241036c9fc7d85a8fc5ba0b43f3407675d877-515a81b88166d5426ce73cca5c457a2d4b07e42cf7fdef1f1 Skipping...
  14. Rastko

    Solved Single tool for maintaining everything

    Hi, Couple of questions about portmaster. Given that the documentation and some tools related to the "ports" system regard programs installed from binary package repository as "ports", does that mean: 1. We can use tools like portmaster to manage everything, regardless of the way it was...
  15. R

    Upgrading the whole system (including packages)

    Hello FreeBSD forum! I just installed FreeBSD for the first time and wanted to upgrade the whole system. (I'm planning on only using the pre-compiled packages, if that matters. And I have ran the # /usr/sbin/pkg command) But did I understand correctly that if I run # freebsd-update fetch #...
  16. JazzSinatra

    Portmaster -a and -af

    Is it still bad practice to update installed ports with Portmaster -a or -af? In this 15799 user "phoenix" says, that Is this information still valid? The FreeBSD handbook recommends just to use: portmaster -a and if that fails, then: portmaster -af
  17. allan_sundry

    Solved FreeBSD 9.3 -> 10.3 Bind issues in jail

    Hello, Recently I updated my server FreeBSD server to 10.3 release. I have a few jails at that server and one of them with DNS. I used to work with Bind and expected to install a fresh one to the jail, in case that Bind isn't part of the base system since 10.0 release. When I check my jail I...
  18. J

    Why am I unable to update my FreeBSD jails?

    Hello, I'm trying to update the base system of the jails on my host. I created the jails using EZJail. On the host or on the jails, I think the correct way to check if my base system is up to date is to call # freebsd-update fetch This way I get a list of available updates. If the list is...
  19. P

    Solved portmaster in ezjail after upgrade from 10.1 to 10.3

    Hi. I have upgraded host from 10.1 to 10.3. After that i coudn't start ezjail. I edited fstab.jail_name to /usr/jails/basejail /usr/jails/jail_name/basejail nullfs ro 0 0 After that it started. I stoped it. Updated jail with ezjail-admin update -U -s 10.1-RELEASE mergemaster -U -D...
  20. Hornpipe2

    Updating FreeBSD on Raspberry Pi

    I have successfully set up FreeBSD 11.0 on a Raspberry Pi model B+, using ISO images from the Wiki page. My current running version is FreeBSD 11.0-STABLE (RPI-B) #0 r308738: Thu Nov 17 06:47:11 UTC 2016 This is several months out of date... in fact, I see there was a release just yesterday...