Subject: Re: How to recompute the md5 of a file in installed pkg?
To: John Refling <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 05/11/2000 01:00:33
On Wed, 10 May 2000, John Refling wrote:
> At that point, the checksum for that file fails (pkg_admin check),
> and I can't even remove it automatically thru pkg_delete.

If you use the -f switch, this will work.

> Is there a way to UPDATE that file's checksum in /var/db/pkg
> after the install?

No. (Other than manually...)

 - Hubert

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