Subject: Re: listing change of installed packages
To: Jeremy C. Reed <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 04/25/2001 23:44:01
On Wed, 25 Apr 2001, Jeremy C. Reed wrote:
> Thanks! I didn't know about "pkg_admin check"; I ran it and received 311
> lines of "fails MD5 checksum" and several "is in +CONTENTS but not
> on filesystem!" errors. From looking closer, it appears that my
> /var/db/pkg/ has a bunch of duplicate packages (different versions).

Ewww, that shouldn't happen. Did you use pkg_add -f/make FORCEINSTALL (or
whatever that's called)? Don't do that!

 - Hubert

Hubert Feyrer <>