pkg 1.4 freeze please test test test!

Baptiste Daroussin bapt at
Wed Oct 29 13:53:56 UTC 2014

On Wed, Oct 29, 2014 at 02:12:37PM +0100, Cristiano Deana wrote:
> On Wed, Oct 29, 2014 at 12:19 AM, Baptiste Daroussin <bapt at> wrote:
> Hi Baptiste,
> > We are starting the release process of pkg 1.4, we want to have a better release
> > process than with every single previous version of pkg. For that we will need
> > you help!
> glad to help.
> I'd like to test it on a 10 system, so I suppose I have to install
> ports-mgmt/pkg-devel
> Can we test it now, then remove it when 1.4 will be in -RELEASE or -STABLE?
yes remove the current pkg

pkg delete -f pkg

install ports-mgmt/pkg-devel (adding WITH_PKG=devel in make.conf)
use it
when you want to go back to stable when 1.4 will be out:

pkg delete pkg
pkg bootstrap

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