rsync for FreeBSD 12
bc979 at lafn.org
Thu May 17 18:40:29 UTC 2018
> On 17 May 2018, at 03:13, Erich Dollansky <freebsd.ed.lists at sumeritec.com> wrote:
> On Wed, 16 May 2018 23:45:44 -0700
> Doug Hardie <bc979 at lafn.org> wrote:
>> I have a Rapsberry Pi 3 running FreeBSD 12 current. I would like to
>> be able to install rsync and a few other packages on it. However,
>> there are no packages available. I don't have enough disk space to
>> install the ports. Is there a way to do this?
> I use NFS, alternatively, you can use binaries from 11.
As best as I can tell there are no binaries for Rapsberry Pi 3 for FreeBSD 11. Support for that was introduced in 12. What I did was to bring down the source for those ports on a 11 system, do all the pre-compile work and then tar the entire directory. Copied it to the Pi and then built it there. Rsync relies on libiconv so I had to do the same for that also. Interestingly enough, rsync couldn't find the libiconv. Ktrace showed it never looked in /usr/local/bin. So I added a link for it in /usr/bin and now it works.
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