sysinstall problem

Gene Bomgardner glbjr_01 at
Wed Sep 8 12:59:50 PDT 2004

>From: David Syphers <dsyphers at>
>To: freebsd-questions at
>CC: "Gene Bomgardner" <glbjr_01 at>
>Subject: Re: sysinstall problem
>Date: Wed, 8 Sep 2004 12:29:35 -0700
>If you're running sysinstall as root, which is how you have to do it (it 
>an error if you try to run it as a user), then it's not a permissions
>problem. What happens when you try pkg_add directly?

I'm not sure how to use pkg_add directly to install the entire XFree86 
distribution. I suspect it's not a single package. Is there a list 


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