How to repair a package
Adam Vande More
amvandemore at gmail.com
Tue Sep 5 19:17:42 UTC 2017
On Tue, Sep 5, 2017 at 2:11 PM, DTD <doug at safeport.com> wrote:
> Okay from pkg help upgrade:
> ...However, explicitly running pkg update is not normally necessary. By
> default invoking either of pkg install or pkg upgrade will cause
> catalogues to be updated automatically, unless disabled by setting
> REPO_AUTOUPDATE to false in pkg.conf(5).
> I find nothing via google or questions to suggest anything beyond this.
> This is a 10.3 system BTW. Differences in 11.x??
You were correct, I meant pkg upgrade -y.
The pkg solver is supposed to correctly handle updates. However if you've
been doing mix and match updates along the way you may have made a bed you
now have to lie in.
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