pkg_add -r fails because of locked dirs

Kris Kennaway kris at
Wed Apr 20 11:09:09 PDT 2005

On Wed, Apr 20, 2005 at 03:23:40PM +0100, Chris wrote:
> Hi I manually logged into today and noticed the following.
> CWD packages-5.3-release
> 550 Can't change directory to packages-5.3-release: Permission denied
> the same for 5.4-release and 4.11-release only packages-5-stable and
> packages-4-stable work, meaning that only users following a STABLE
> branch can use pkg_add -r right now, is this a permanent change and if
> so what happens to people using a release do they all have to search
> for a mirror with the dir open?

I cannot confirm this problem.  Perhaps it was only transient.

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