pkg: fetching binary packages to a local dumpdir for a different ABI

Mathieu Arnold mat at
Fri Mar 11 17:26:29 UTC 2016

+--On 11 mars 2016 13:04:11 +0100 Miroslav Lachman <000.fbsd at> wrote:
| Matthew Seaman wrote on 03/11/2016 12:15:
|> On 03/11/16 10:00, Miroslav Lachman wrote:
|>> O. Hartmann wrote on 03/11/2016 10:42:
|>> [...]
|>>> The ABI is also unclear. Some documents say it is freebsd:10:x86:64
|>>> (which
|>>> looks more the Intel/Linux dominated terminology) and also this one is
|>>> considered correct: FreeBSD:10:amd64 (looks more FreeBSD'ish). It is
|>>> said that
|>>> the variable ABI is derived from "sh" - how?
|>> It is freebsd:10:x86:64. You can look at
|>> The full URL is
|> Actually, ${ABI} *used* to be freebsd:10:x86:64.  It changed to
|> FreeBSD:10:amd64 quite some time and numerous releases of pkg(8) ago now.
| It's strange that it is not listed at mirror page
| There are only old ABI formats.

I knew putting a web server behind, and putting an index
page there was a bad idea, now people go there, and look at it.

Mathieu Arnold
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