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Date:      Thu, 12 Mar 2020 14:39:03 -0400
From:      "James B. Byrne" <>
To:        "Antonio Olivares" <>
Cc:        "FreeBSD Questions" <>
Subject:   Re: firefox-esr removed by pkg, cannot build firefox-esr from ports
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On Tue, March 10, 2020 14:53, Antonio Olivares wrote:
> Dear folks,
> The title says it all.  I ran
> # pkg update
> # pkg upgrade
> and I did not realize that it would remove firefox-esr till it was too
> late. I typed y and applied the damage.  Now I cannot get firefox-esr
> back.  The pkg command does not find firefox-esr and I ran

As of yesterday FF would not build in time for QUARTERLY update.  So, it got
removed when anyone ran pkg upgrade.  The most recent version that does build
is in the LASTEST repo.

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