Bsd 10 updating repository catalogue
For pkg(8) version 1.5.1 or later, the "prime-list" alias is predefined in the pre-installed pkg.conf, so you can run the following command: The file ~/contains the list of packages that were manually installed.
In other words, whenever a package has been built locally, pkg(8) installs the local version and only uses the external repository to install packages not available locally. Before using, consult the man page (# pkg install curl Updating repository catalogue Repository catalogue is up-to-date, no need to fetch fresh copy The following packages will be installed: Installing ca_root_nss: 3.13.5 Installing curl: 7.24.0 The installation will require 4 MB more space 1 MB to be downloaded Proceed with installing packages [y/N]: y ca_root_nss-3.13.5100% 255KB 255.1KB/s 255.1KB/s curl-7.24.0100% 1108KB 1.1MB/s 1.1MB/s Checking integrity... If a local ports tree does not exist, pkg-version(8) will use the remote repository catalogue, otherwise the local ports tree will be used to identify package versions.
Common reasons to build from source are: Dragon Fly 3.4 or later is the minimum version that can build DPorts from source.
It's probably that pkgsrc binaries are already installed because it comes bootstrapped with new systems.
The files ending in the ".sample" extension are ignored; pkg(8) only reads files that end in ".conf" and it will read as many as it finds.
The default is to use the California-based Avalon, which is also the master.