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Re: pkg_add hangs

On Sat, 11 Oct 2008 23:33:17 -0400
"Eric d'Alibut" <> wrote:

> Recent i386 installations show pkg_add hanging at the end of
> installing pre-compiled binaries. Ctrl-c'ing out of the hang yields
> the message:
> pkg_add: can't chdir back to '/var/tmp/instmp.00366e'

I am pretty sure this was happening to me on a workstation which is behind a 
NAT gateway. Both machines run netbsd. I wasn't able to find the reason so I 
changed by PKG_PATH to use http. I haven't had any problems since then.
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