pkg: sqlite error while executing sqlite open in file pkgdb.c:1126: unable to open database file
list_freebsd at bluerosetech.com
Thu Oct 12 20:43:08 UTC 2017
On 10/11/2017 11:15, Jos Chrispijn wrote:
> Dear group,
> Apparently I have an issue when finalizing the ports with portmanager.
> pkg: sqlite error while executing sqlite open in file pkgdb.c:1126:
> unable to open database file
> I checked numerous solutions, but most of them refer to a solution done
> with the pkg command, while I am using portmaster to upgrade.
> Can someone tell me how I can solve this issue without risking my ports
> collection being corrupted by some pkg command?
This is a known bug in pkg caused by pkg running with a CWD that either
doesn't exist or it doesn't have permissions.
The workaround is making sure the directory you're in when you run pkg
commands exists and has at least mode 0555.
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