pkg with 9.1RC3
m.seaman at infracaninophile.co.uk
Mon Aug 4 05:40:48 UTC 2014
On 04/08/2014 01:40, doug at safeport.com wrote:
> Okay, I duplicated my earlier attempt. Last time I ran freebsd-update,
> did a portsnap, and built pkg. This time I skipped all that and just did
> the bootstrap as in the handbook.
> built the system: uname -a
> FreeBSD odin.boltsys.com 9.1-RC3 FreeBSD 9.1-RC3 #0 r242324: Tue Oct 30
> 00:58:57 UTC 2012
> root at farrell.cse.buffalo.edu:/usr/obj/usr/src/sys/GENERIC amd64
> My steps:
> boot pkg
> pkg install -x perl5
> Updating repository catalogue
> No valid repository found.
> I have attached the output of the above. This was the point I decided I
> had to update to 9.1-release and it all worked. This time around, I can
> tell I do not have pkg installed properly as 'pkg help <command>' does
> not work. Any help gives 'No manual entry for pkg-<command>'
> Clearly something is wrong here, but I do not know what I did.
Do you have /etc/pkg/FreeBSD.conf ? What do you have matching
should show at least one repository listed at the end of the output.
Dr Matthew J Seaman MA, D.Phil.
JID: matthew at infracaninophile.co.uk
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