Install package inside a no-networked jail from outside

Alberto Mijares amijaresp at
Mon Dec 1 04:08:50 UTC 2014

On Sun, Nov 30, 2014 at 11:00 PM, Polytropon <freebsd at> wrote:
> On Sun, 30 Nov 2014 22:52:49 -0430, Alberto Mijares wrote:
>> This was my first approach; however, you need to bootstrap pkg and
>> AFAIK this is not possible without networking. BTW, I think pkg should
>> be installed by default now.
> It is installed in the special incarnation that the
> "OS pkg" does fetch the current "port pkg". This
> approach makes it easier to continuously develop
> pkg and improve its features. However, the call
> for a "basic functional pkg" in the OS is justified
> and understandable, so you can have a tool to install
> binary packages from the installation media - except,
> of course, the installation media also contains a
> "port pkg" that is being installed first, so it can
> then proceed to install the intended packages.

Thank you. Your post gave me some ideas that took me here

so I did it.


Alberto Mijares

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