3.0.2 -- pkg_radd problem

Sascha Wildner saw at online.de
Thu Apr 26 11:33:52 PDT 2012

On Thu, 26 Apr 2012 19:52:15 +0200, Donald Allen <donaldcallen at gmail.com>  

> I've installed 3.0.2 (x86_64) on a mini-itx machine I built around an
> Intel D510MO Atom motherboard. I chose hammer over ufs. When I
> installed the system, I set up the network using a static IP address,
> not dhcp. I mention this because it may be relevant to the little
> story I'm about to tell.
> After getting the system up and running, I installed pkgsrc
> # cd /usr
> # make pkgsrc-create
> But having done this, any attempt to use pkg_radd results in
> pkg_add: /var/db/pkg/isc-dhcp-4.2.3p2/+CONTENTS: No such file or  
> directory
> Indeed, the /var/db/pkg/isc-dhcp-4.2.3p2 directory is empty.
> I'm suspicious this may be related to my decision not to use dhcp, but
> that's just a guess.

I don't know about pkg_radd, but dhcp should be already on the system if  
it was normally installed from a CD.

What does 'pkg_info | grep dhcp' give?


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