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Re: Force pkgsrc to use IPv4 when downloading package source?

I suggest referring to "make help topic=FETCH_BEFORE_ARGS"

The ftp command will prefer IPv6 under some circumstances (unless
no IPv6 route is present?)

It is possible to set in mk.conf:


On Tue, Aug 04, 2020 at 08:47:18AM +0100, Ottavio Caruso wrote:
> I don't think pkgsrc can be configured to use only IPv4. This is an
> issue with your OS, which I guess is NetBSD. I think there is/was a
> longstanding bug (probably fixed in -current by now) by which NetBSD
> doesn't switch to ipv4 when ipv6 is not available, see:

The OP explicitly mentions using HP-UX, not NetBSD, and the mailing
list thread you linked explicitly mentions that the advice contained
inside is invalid...

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