OpenBSD 5 How to Find and Setting Up the Repository URL for Installing New Packages

December 22, 2012 | By Regaz | Filed in: Uncategorized.

Find OpenBSD Packages Repo URL

The Tip Show How to Looking-For and Setting Up the Mirror Repository URL for Installing New Packages on a Unix OpenBSD 5.x Systems.

Finally, the post’s Content is Expressly Reduced to Give Focus to the Essentials Instructions and Commands.

How to Install IceWM on OpenBSD
  1. Open a Shell Command Line Session.

  2. Switch to the Korn Shell.

    ksh
  3. Setting the Repo Mirror URL.

    export PKG_PATH=http://ftp.openbsd.org/pub/OpenBSD/`uname -r`/packages/`arch -s`
  4. Installing New OpenBSD Packages.

    pkg_add -v [pkgname]
  5. OpenBSD How to Looking-For OpenBSD Packages Into Mirror:

    OpenBSD Find Packages

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