Moving to pkg

Matthew Seaman matthew at
Sat Mar 30 07:38:31 UTC 2013

On 30/03/2013 06:30, Leslie Jensen wrote:
> I've done pkg2ng and added WITH_PKGNG=yes to /etc/make.conf
> When I do
> portsnap fetch update
> and
> pkg_version -vIL=
> To check which ports needs updating, I now get a message for all
> installed ports that the info are corrupt.
> Like this
> pkg_version: the package info for package 'zip-3.0' is corrupt
> Have I missed something?


In a pkgng-ized world, 'pkg_version' is redundant.

Instead use:

    pkg version -vIL=

(note: no underscore character)



Dr Matthew J Seaman MA, D.Phil.

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