pkgdb problem

Kris Kennaway kris at
Mon Jun 6 22:32:08 GMT 2005

On Mon, Jun 06, 2005 at 02:14:16PM -0700, Vizion wrote:
> Hi
> I managed  to get my pkgdb entirely screwed up - and there is now no database.
> I tried pkgdb -fu
> And was told there were 0 pkgs!
> How do I rebuild from scratch?

If you accidentally delete your /var/db/pkg directory then the only
way to recover it is to restore from backup.

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