Am Montag, den 28.01.2008, 07:19 +0100 schrieb Zbigniew Szalbot: > Hello, > > I have been trying to install KDE by using pkg_add -r kde but the > download is always failing. Reading man pkg_add I see a reference to > change the FTP mode to passive if the download constantly fails. > However, man does not say which file should be edited to change it. I > tried pkgtools.conf but I have not found anything about FTP transfer > mode in there. > > Can you advise which file needs to be edited? > > Also: > > "Note: If you wish to use passive mode ftp in such transfers, set the > variable FTP_PASSIVE_MODE to some value in your environment." > > What value should be set for FTP_PASSIVE_MODE? Any value? > > Many thanks! > > Zbigniew Szalbot
Yes just do something like that: # export FTP_PASSIVE_MODE=true bye Norman _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"