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

December 22nd, 2012 by Regaz

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.

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OpenBSD 5.x Setting Up Packages Repository Mirror - LilasToy OpenBSD
  1. Open a Shell Command Line Session

  2. Switch to the Korn Shell

  3. Setting the Repo Mirror URL

    export PKG_PATH=`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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