Newbye question VIM problem

Teske, Devin Devin.Teske at fisglobal.com
Tue Jul 23 14:37:04 UTC 2013


On Jul 23, 2013, at 7:24 AM, Pietro Paolini wrote:

> Hello all,
> 
> I have to install in a probably not latest version BSD machine but when I try to 
> 
> pkg_add -r vim-lite
> Error: Unable to get ftp://ftp.freebsd.org/pub/FreeBSD/ports/i386/packages-9.0-release/Latest/vim-lite.tbz: File unavailable (e.g., file not found, no access)
> pkg_add: unable to fetch 'ftp://ftp.freebsd.org/pub/FreeBSD/ports/i386/packages-9.0-release/Latest/vim-lite.tbz' by URL
> 
> I get that error, it should be cause by the fact that my system is not so new, am I wrong ? Any solution on that ?
> 

Try:

env PACKAGESITE=ftp://ftp-archive.freebsd.org/pub/FreeBSD-Archive/ports/i386/packages-9.0-releases/Latest/ pkg_add -r vim-lite

NOTE: That is a single command to be written on a single-line.
-- 
Devin

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