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Re: Binary package for spamassassin requires excessive dependencies?

On Mon, 9 Mar 2020 at 09:58, Jonathan Perkin <> wrote:

> FWIW this really isn't supported.  You should only use multiple
> repositories if each of the repositories contains distinct packages.
> Mixing will cause problems, as you've discovered, which may exhibit in
> odd behaviour like that described.

This is probably self-explanatory, however, the instructions in
are not clear:

$ cat /usr/pkg/etc/pkgin/repositories.conf
# Simply add repositories URIs one below the other

"Simply" might lead someone to thinking it's just ok to add as many
repos as possible (à la Debian).

# WARNING: order matters, duplicates will not be added, if two
# repositories hold the same package, it will be fetched from
# the first one listed in this file.

This is not what happened to the OP. If I've got it right, he did get

Ottavio Caruso

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