pkg upgrade today (20140320) breaks VirtualBox

Mike C. miguelmclara at
Thu Mar 20 19:41:28 UTC 2014

Also noticed that since yesterday at least... its not in the "latest" repo.. only in "quarterly" and "release".

Same for other ports like kde... I guess those failed to build.
How often is the latest repo updated? weekly?

Guess the only option for those is build from ports.


On 20 March 2014 19:13:33 WET, CeDeROM <cederom at> wrote:
>On Thu, Mar 20, 2014 at 7:06 PM, Greg Rivers
><gcr+freebsd-ports at> wrote:
>> I found it necessary to `pkg delete compat9x\*`.  I don't know why
>> compat package is getting installed.
>Ugh, I have uninstalled that package, but before I have tried to
>reinstall virtualbox-ose... it seems its gone from repositories!
>Daaamn I need that VBox :-(
># pkg install -x virtualbox
>Updating repository catalogue
>The following 9 packages will be installed:
>Installing php5: 5.4.26
>Installing php5-xml: 5.4.26
>Installing php5-simplexml: 5.4.26
>Installing php5-json: 5.4.26
>Installing virtualbox-ose-kmod: 4.3.8
>Installing virtualbox-ose-kmod-legacy: 4.2.22
>Installing php5-session: 5.4.26
>Installing php5-soap: 5.4.26
>Installing phpvirtualbox: 4.3.1_1
>The installation will require 26 MB more space
>5 MB to be downloaded
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