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Date:      Wed, 20 May 2015 19:15:57 -0453
From:      "William A. Mahaffey III" <wam@hiwaay.net>
Cc:        "FreeBSD Questions !!!!" <freebsd-questions@freebsd.org>
Subject:   Re: pkg upgrade problem
Message-ID:  <555D2246.40201@hiwaay.net>
In-Reply-To: <5557D71F.70408@hiwaay.net>
References:  <5557D47D.2030301@hiwaay.net> <CAOc73CBsyJOQNFhDR1Ne2=-2vypXyQy3um=A13OXuipZzVdTSA@mail.gmail.com> <5557D71F.70408@hiwaay.net>

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On 05/16/15 18:53, William A. Mahaffey III wrote:
> On 05/16/15 18:50, Ben Woods wrote:
>> On Sunday, May 17, 2015, William A. Mahaffey III <wam@hiwaay.net> wrote:
>>
>>>
>>> I just tried to do a 'pkg upgrade -y' from the console CLI as root. I
>>> redirected all output to a file, which I list below:
>>>
>>>
>>> [root@kabini1, /etc, 6:40:13pm] 333 % cat LIST.pkg-upgrade.May2015.txt
>>> Updating FreeBSD repository catalogue...
>>> Fetching meta.txz... done
>>> Fetching packagesite.txz... done
>>> Processing entries... done
>>> FreeBSD repository update completed. 23971 packages processed.
>>> Checking for upgrades (536 candidates)... done
>>> Processing candidates (536 candidates)... done
>>> pkg: Cannot solve problem using SAT solver:
>>> pkg: cannot find libreoffice in the request
>>> pkg: cannot solve job using SAT solver
>>> [root@kabini1, /etc, 6:40:16pm] 334 %
>>>
>>> I had cleaned out the /var/db/pkg/ directory of old repo data & meta 
>>> data.
>>> How do I work around this ? Is this a problem w/ remote repos, or 
>>> something
>>> at my end (possibly including pilot error :-/ ) ? TIA & have a nice 
>>> weekend
>>> ....
>>>
>> I wonder if you have the latest version of pkg (can you please check you
>> have 1.5.2 by typing pkg -v).
>>
>> Perhaps try updating pkg first using "pkg upgrade pkg". Then once 
>> again try
>> your "pkg upgrade".
>>
>> Regards,
>> Ben
>
>
> Slightly more useful than my last reply ....
>
> [root@kabini1, /etc, 6:53:18pm] 335 % pkg -v
> 1.5.2
> [root@kabini1, /etc, 6:53:19pm] 335 % uname -a
> FreeBSD kabini1.local 9.3-RELEASE-p13 FreeBSD 9.3-RELEASE-p13 #0: Tue 
> Apr  7 03:01:12 UTC 2015 
> root@amd64-builder.daemonology.net:/usr/obj/usr/src/sys/GENERIC amd64
> [root@kabini1, /etc, 6:53:22pm] 336 %


Anyone got anything on this ? I'm still stuck. If it's pilot error, just 
say so, I can take it ;-). TIA & have a nice evening ....


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	William A. Mahaffey III

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