Subject: Re: pkg_install Catch-22
To: Justin Newcomer <>
From: Curt Sampson <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 04/19/2005 14:03:18
On Tue, 19 Apr 2005, Justin Newcomer wrote:

> did you try a "pkg_delete -ff pkg_install-20050204"

No, because I had no idea this undocumented ability existed.

Thanks, I'll try that next time. This time I just 'rm -rf'd the
appropriate subdirectory under /var/pkgdb.

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