No pkg-1.6 on FreeBSD 10.2?

markham breitbach markhamb at
Tue Sep 29 22:35:22 UTC 2015

On 2015-09-27 2:04 AM, Baptiste Daroussin wrote:
> On Sun, Sep 27, 2015 at 05:21:49AM +0300, Maxim V Filimonov wrote:
>> Hi, I'm using two versions of FreeBSD: 10.1 on my virtual server and 10.2 on 
>> my home machines. On 10.1, pkg has updated to 1.6, but not on 10.2. Is this 
>> the normal behavior? Is it going to update soon?
> Since 10.2 the releases now uses quarterly packages which are stable for 3
> month.
> pkg 1.6 will be part of the next quarterly which will appear at the beginning of
> October.
> Best regards,
> Bapt
How do I work around this?

I now have ports telling me "pkg(8) must be version 1.6.0 or greater" 
but I can't upgrade pkg for another 3 days or more?


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