Serious problems with pkg

Polytropon freebsd at
Fri Mar 6 09:50:18 UTC 2020

On Fri, 6 Mar 2020 03:16:00 +0530, Manish Jain wrote:
> I am on a freshly installed 12.1 amd64 box. pkg worked okay till 
> yesterday, but now I just get operational timeouts trying to install 
> anything.
> [...]
> All timeouts occur after nearly 5 minutes of wait period.
> The system is now essentially unusable without a functional pkg.
> Any ideas how I could get pkg to work smoothly ?

Without any investigation, this looks like a networking
issue. Can you check if your Internet connection is fully
working, i. e., name resolution works, you get a route to
the FreeBSD repository server, and so on?

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