How to find out when a package is installed?

Daniel Bye freebsd-questions at
Sat Dec 8 19:55:03 PST 2007

On Sat, Dec 08, 2007 at 05:44:00PM -0800, Simon Gao wrote:
> Hi,
> Is there a command that can help find out when a package is
> installed/compiled? Or what options should I give to pkg_info to find
> out installation date?

I don't think there is such a command - I've never come across it, in 
any event. However, you might be able to something useful by inspecting
the mtimes of +COMMENTS and +DESC files in /var/db/pkg/*/


Daniel Bye
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