I want to tell pkg to just forget about an installed port

Mark Felder feld at FreeBSD.org
Fri Mar 27 16:29:39 UTC 2015

On Fri, Mar 27, 2015, at 08:41, Richard Kuhns wrote:
> Hello,
> How can I tell pkg to completely forget about an installed port, without
> deleting it?
> Specifically, I installed net-mgmt/observium a couple of months ago. I
> really like it and have paid for a subscription so what is currently on
> disk is mostly *not* what was installed by the port, so I'd like to tell
> pkg to forget about it.

Why not just move /usr/local/www/observium out of the way, pkg delete
observium, and then move it back?

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