matthew at FreeBSD.org
Sun Jun 4 22:53:25 UTC 2017
On 04/06/2017 18:27, rr rrt wrote:
> I want to install a program with extention tgz with pkg_add on freebsd 10.3
> It does not work, I have a pkg_add not found error,
> I also try with pkg add, it does not work too
Forget pkg_add -- it's archaic and was dropped from active use long
before FreeBSD 10.3-RELEASE.
It's probably not a pkg(8) package as those default to using .txz as the
What you almost certainly have is not a 'program' as such but a tar
archive which may contain your application. It's a lot like a ZIP
tar -tvf filename.tgz
to get a listing of the files contained within it, or
tar -xvf filename.tgz
to extract the contents onto your system.
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