Pkg repository is broken...
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Sat Mar 7 22:55:41 UTC 2020
> On 7. Mar 2020, at 23:39, Greg 'groggy' Lehey <grog at freebsd.org> wrote:
> On Saturday, 7 March 2020 at 16:46:58 +0100, Michael Gmelin wrote:
> [much irrelevant text deleted]
> People, please trim your replies. Only relevant text should remain
>>> On Sat, 07 Mar 2020 11:30:58 -0400 Waitman Gobble <waitman at waitman.net> wrote:
>>> I installed 12.1 on a new laptop yesterday, I have not experienced
>>> issues with pkg.
>> This was only an issue on the "latest" branch. If you don't alter
>> "/etc/pkg/FreeBSD.conf", you'll get packages from the "quarterly"
>> branch, which fortunately wasn't affected.
> No, this isn't necessarily correct. I have never modified this file,
> but I ended up with a copy of /usr/src/usr.bin/pkg/FreeBSD.conf.latest
> with this revision string:
> # $FreeBSD: stable/11/etc/pkg/FreeBSD.conf 263937 2014-03-30 15:24:17Z bdrewery $
> Despite the age, this appears to identical to the current version,
> according to svn blame. Arguably this should be the default anyway.
Installing 12.1 from install media gives you quarterly.
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