No, it works fine with pkg_add, as I have repeatedly said, and a few months ago
I did have a problem where a trailing slash caused problems with syspatch,
which, without any pressure from me, I was informed would be fixed. The issue
may simply be one of consistency, but looks more likely to be an error in the
So, to sum up:
Cloudflare was up last time I tried it;
Despite the above, pkg_info -Q does *not* work.
Sent from Blue
On 15 Apr 2018, 03:26, at 03:26, Edgar Pettijohn <ed...@pettijohn-web.com>
>On 04/14/18 19:34, Jeffrey Joshua Rollin wrote:
>> Sent from Blue <http://www.bluemail.me/r?b=12687>
>> On 15 Apr 2018, at 00:31, Edgar Pettijohn <ed...@pettijohn-web.com
>> <mailto:ed...@pettijohn-web.com>> wrote:
>> On 04/14/18 15:08, Jeffrey Joshua Rollin wrote:
>> Hi, I've installed OpenBSD 6.3-release for amd64 on
>> virtualbox, and updated it with syspatch as of 20:40 UTC.
>> pkg_info -Q seems to be failing. Specifically, I tried $
>> pkg_info -Q mate ...and also as root, to remind myself what
>> the metapackage is [I have a feeling it's just "mate" anyway]
>> [EDIT: Metapackages? maybe I'm thinking of FreeBSD]; but:
>> pkg_info -Q firefox also fails, despite the fact I just
>> successfully installed Firefox. The relevant error is as
>> follows: Redirected to
>Your PKG_PATH appears to have a couple of errors.
>and I can't remember but it may need to end with a `/'
>> Can't locate object method "syslog" via package
>> "OpenBSD::PkgInfo::State" at
>> <http://PackageRepository.pm> line 302, <$fh> line 3. Thanks,
>> edgar:7$ pkg_info -Q mate
>> I suspect its because
>> doesn't exist or is down.
>> It exists, and is unlikely to be a transient error,
>> because I tried it several times, and as I said, was able
>> to download software even though I couldn't query it.
>> (I subsequently found a YouTube tutorial which listed
>> most of the packages in your message.)
>> I will try again, and/or with a different mirror in
>> the morning.