pkg-provides - Pkg plugin for querying which package provides a particular file

Property Value
Distribution FreeBSD 10
Repository FreeBSD Ports Quarterly i386
Package name pkg-provides
Package version 0.5.0
Package architecture i386
Package type txz
Installed size 19.70 KB
Download size 9.44 KB
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Pkg plugin for querying which package provides a particular file
Categories: ports-mgmt
======================= pkg plugin activation ========================
In order to use the pkg-provides plugin you need to enable plugins in pkg.
To do this, uncomment the following lines in /usr/local/etc/pkg.conf file
and add pkg-provides to the supported plugin list
PKG_PLUGINS_DIR = "/usr/local/lib/pkg/";
PLUGINS [ provides ];
After that run `pkg plugins' to see the plugins handled by pkg`.
To update the provides database run `pkg provides -u`


Package Version Architecture Repository
pkg-provides-0.5.0.txz 0.5.0 amd64 FreeBSD Ports Quarterly
pkg-provides-0.5.0.txz 0.5.0 amd64 FreeBSD Ports Latest
pkg-provides-0.5.0.txz 0.5.0 i386 FreeBSD Ports Latest
pkg-provides - - -


Name Value -
pcre = 8.42


Type URL
Binary Package pkg-provides-0.5.0.txz
Source Package ports-mgmt/pkg-provides

Install Howto

Install pkg-provides txz package:

# pkg install pkg-provides

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