Skip site navigation (1)Skip section navigation (2)
Date:      Thu, 26 Jul 2018 14:29:52 -0400
From:      "James B. Byrne" <byrnejb@harte-lyne.ca>
To:        freebsd-questions@freebsd.org
Subject:   FreeBSd, Jails, Man, and Apropos
Message-ID:  <a8a79fde5c4fbeb71fb0e4840c3a437d.squirrel@webmail.harte-lyne.ca>

Next in thread | Raw E-Mail | Index | Archive | Help
When I am logged into a jail and I use apropos to search the man pages
I get this error:

# apropos dnssec
apropos: file is encrypted or is not a database

Running makewhatis returns what is no doubt a related error:

# makewhatis
/basejail/usr/share/man//mandoc.db:
 Data changed, but cannot replace database
/basejail/usr/share/openssl/man//mandoc.db:
 Data changed, but cannot replace database


My searches do not reveal any discussion of this quirk.  How does one
use apropos inside a jail?



-- 
***          e-Mail is NOT a SECURE channel          ***
        Do NOT transmit sensitive data via e-Mail
 Do NOT open attachments nor follow links sent by e-Mail

James B. Byrne                mailto:ByrneJB@Harte-Lyne.ca
Harte & Lyne Limited          http://www.harte-lyne.ca
9 Brockley Drive              vox: +1 905 561 1241
Hamilton, Ontario             fax: +1 905 561 0757
Canada  L8E 3C3




Want to link to this message? Use this URL: <http://docs.FreeBSD.org/cgi/mid.cgi?a8a79fde5c4fbeb71fb0e4840c3a437d.squirrel>