[nycbug-talk] FreeBSD pkg repository question

Scott Robbins scottro at nyc.rr.com
Mon Dec 9 18:32:07 EST 2013

On Mon, Dec 09, 2013 at 01:28:16PM -0800, Pete Wright wrote:
> wanted to ping talk@ before hitting up freebsd-questions@ - i manage my
> own pkg repositories for my freebsd systems.  recently i've been getting
> this warning message when ever i update my packages (via pkg upgrade):
> pkg: PACKAGESITE in pkg.conf is deprecated. Please create a repository
> configuration file
> Updating repository catalogue
> I understand pkg has moved over to using SRV records and new
> configuration format for repository configurations.  what i can not
> figure out, or find docs on how to do this, is setting up my local
> repository to work with the new pkg.conf configuration syntax.

Yeah, it's on the wiki (as opposed to the Handbook)


There's a sample file.  I just copied that exactly and it worked.

Scott Robbins
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