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Date:      Sat, 16 May 2015 18:52:54 -0453
From:      "William A. Mahaffey III" <wam@hiwaay.net>
Cc:        "FreeBSD Questions !!!!" <freebsd-questions@freebsd.org>
Subject:   Re: pkg upgrade problem
Message-ID:  <5557D6DF.8020703@hiwaay.net>
In-Reply-To: <CAOc73CBsyJOQNFhDR1Ne2=-2vypXyQy3um=A13OXuipZzVdTSA@mail.gmail.com>
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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


[root@kabini1, /etc, 6:51:39pm] 335 % pkg -v
1.5.2
[root@kabini1, /etc, 6:51:40pm] 335 %

It got upgraded a few days ago when I installed something from pkg repos.

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	William A. Mahaffey III

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