pkg: Forbidden

Justin Sherrill justin at
Tue May 16 10:51:36 PDT 2017

On Tue, May 16, 2017 at 8:36 AM, Antonio Olivares
<olivares14031 at> wrote:
> Is there another mirror? or another way to get the updates?
> Maybe I will have to update via source?
> If that is blocked as well, then I am in trouble.

There's a list of mirrors on the DragonFly website - any of the ones
listing binary ports:

You can add the download link into pkg.conf and have pkg pull from
there.  I don't know what keywords is making your company block
traffic, so I can't tell what's making it not work.  Talk to your
company's computer staff and find out why this is blocked; it seems
accidental.  If they remove the block, you can get back to normal
operation immediately.

The alternative is building from source - go to /usr/ and type 'make'
to see options for downloading dports - described at the end of this

Or run synth to build everything:

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