Pkg repository is broken...

Greg 'groggy' Lehey grog at
Wed Mar 4 04:16:25 UTC 2020

On Monday,  2 March 2020 at 17:58:01 +0000, marco wrote:
> On Sun, Mar 01, 2020 at 04:50:59PM -0500, you (Brennan Vincent) sent the following to [freebsd-current] :
>> Apparently something has its ABI erroneously listed as FreeBSD:13.0:amd64
>> instead of FreeBSD:13:amd64.
>> ```
>> $ sudo pkg update -f
>> Updating FreeBSD repository catalogue...
>> Fetching meta.conf: 100%    163 B   0.2kB/s    00:01
>> Fetching packagesite.txz: 100%    6 MiB   6.4MB/s    00:01
>> Processing entries:  72%
>> pkg: wrong architecture: FreeBSD:13.0:amd64 instead of FreeBSD:13:amd64
>> pkg: repository FreeBSD contains packages with wrong ABI: FreeBSD:13.0:amd64
>> Processing entries: 100%
>> Unable to update repository FreeBSD
>> Error updating repositories!
> Ran into this very same problem today too.
> Just learned on #freebsd that the repos are temporarily borked and
> people are working hard to fix it.

Any workarounds in the meantime?  This must affect a lot of people,
including those who use 12-:

  pkg: wrong architecture: FreeBSD:12.0:amd64 instead of FreeBSD:12:amd64
  pkg: repository FreeBSD contains packages with wrong ABI: FreeBSD:12.0:amd64

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