trouble switching to dports

Justin Sherrill justin at
Sun Dec 1 19:50:56 PST 2013

You should also rename /var/db/pkg - both pkgsrc and dports use the same

Did you try running 'pkg update' as it suggests?

I don't know if either of these suggestions will fix your problem, but it's
worth doing.

On Sun, Dec 1, 2013 at 10:33 PM, Pierre Abbat <phma at> wrote:

> I killed kdm, which was failing to start, and moved /usr/pkg to
> /usr/pkgold.
> Then I tried to install a package.
> # pkg install nano
> Updating repository catalogue
> Repository catalogue is up-to-date, no need to fetch fresh copy
> Unable to open remote database "repo". Try running 'pkg update' first.
> # cat /usr/local/etc/pkg.conf
> ABI: dragonfly:3.6:x86:64
> There is a repo.txz file. Why doesn't it fetch it? Is "txz" correct?
> Pierre
> --
> loi mintu se ckaji danlu cu jmaji
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