restore from /var/backup/pkgng.db

Kurt Jaeger lists at
Wed May 14 10:48:53 UTC 2014


> What program produces /var/backup/pkgng.db and pkgdb.bak.tbz?

/var/backup/pkgng.db comes from:


> How can these files be used if the pkg database is corrupted?

pkg backup -r /var/backups/pkgng.db

should work.

> If I manually run pkg backup -d somefile, is somefile
> identical to /var/backup/pkgng.db?

I think so, yes.

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