pkgtools/pkg_install - The NetBSD Packages Collection

Package management and administration tools for pkgsrc

pkg_install contains the core package management and administration
utilities for pkgsrc, a multi-platform source and binary package
system developed and maintained by The NetBSD Project and volunteers
from around the globe.

The following tools are included:

pkg_add		install and upgrade binary packages
pkg_admin	perform various pkgsrc administrative tasks
pkg_create	create software package distributions
pkg_delete	delete installed packages
pkg_info	display information about installed or binary packages

For the following tools compatibility wrappers are included:

audit-packages	audit installed packages for security vulnerabilities
download-vulnerability-list	download the latest vulnerabilities list

Build dependencies

pkgtools/cwrappers

Runtime dependencies

(none)

Binary packages

OSArchitectureVersion
NetBSD 8.0earmv7hfpkg_install-20201218.tgz
NetBSD 8.0earmv7hfpkg_install-20200701.tgz
NetBSD 8.0earmv7hfpkg_install-20210308.tgz
NetBSD 8.0earmv7hfpkg_install-20210410.tgz
NetBSD 8.0i386pkg_install-20200701.tgz
NetBSD 8.0i386pkg_install-20201218.tgz
NetBSD 8.0i386pkg_install-20210308.tgz
NetBSD 8.0i386pkg_install-20210410.tgz
NetBSD 8.0powerpcpkg_install-20200701.tgz
NetBSD 8.0powerpcpkg_install-20210308.tgz
NetBSD 8.0powerpcpkg_install-20201218.tgz
NetBSD 8.0powerpcpkg_install-20210308.tgz
NetBSD 8.0x86_64pkg_install-20210308.tgz
NetBSD 8.0x86_64pkg_install-20200701.tgz
NetBSD 8.0x86_64pkg_install-20201218.tgz
NetBSD 8.0x86_64pkg_install-20210410.tgz
NetBSD 9.0aarch64pkg_install-20210410.tgz
NetBSD 9.0aarch64pkg_install-20200701.tgz
NetBSD 9.0aarch64pkg_install-20201218.tgz
NetBSD 9.0aarch64pkg_install-20210308.tgz
NetBSD 9.0alphapkg_install-20210308.tgz
NetBSD 9.0alphapkg_install-20210410.tgz
NetBSD 9.0earmpkg_install-20210308.tgz
NetBSD 9.0earmv6hfpkg_install-20210410.tgz
NetBSD 9.0earmv6hfpkg_install-20200701.tgz
NetBSD 9.0earmv6hfpkg_install-20201218.tgz
NetBSD 9.0earmv6hfpkg_install-20201218.tgz
NetBSD 9.0earmv6hfpkg_install-20210308.tgz
NetBSD 9.0earmv7hfpkg_install-20210410.tgz
NetBSD 9.0earmv7hfpkg_install-20200701.tgz
NetBSD 9.0earmv7hfpkg_install-20201218.tgz
NetBSD 9.0earmv7hfpkg_install-20201218.tgz
NetBSD 9.0earmv7hfpkg_install-20210308.tgz
NetBSD 9.0earmv7hfpkg_install-20210308.tgz
NetBSD 9.0earmv7hfpkg_install-20210410.tgz
NetBSD 9.0i386pkg_install-20200701.tgz
NetBSD 9.0i386pkg_install-20210308.tgz
NetBSD 9.0i386pkg_install-20210410.tgz
NetBSD 9.0m68kpkg_install-20210308.tgz
NetBSD 9.0m68kpkg_install-20200701.tgz
NetBSD 9.0mips64ebpkg_install-20210308.tgz
NetBSD 9.0mips64ebpkg_install-20200701.tgz
NetBSD 9.0mips64ebpkg_install-20201218.tgz
NetBSD 9.0mips64ebpkg_install-20210410.tgz
NetBSD 9.0mipselpkg_install-20201218.tgz
NetBSD 9.0mipselpkg_install-20210308.tgz
NetBSD 9.0powerpcpkg_install-20201218.tgz
NetBSD 9.0powerpcpkg_install-20200701.tgz
NetBSD 9.0powerpcpkg_install-20210308.tgz
NetBSD 9.0powerpcpkg_install-20210308.tgz
NetBSD 9.0powerpcpkg_install-20210308.tgz
NetBSD 9.0sh3elpkg_install-20201218.tgz
NetBSD 9.0sh3elpkg_install-20210308.tgz
NetBSD 9.0sparc64pkg_install-20210308.tgz
NetBSD 9.0sparc64pkg_install-20210410.tgz
NetBSD 9.0sparcpkg_install-20210308.tgz
NetBSD 9.0sparcpkg_install-20200701.tgz
NetBSD 9.0sparcpkg_install-20201218.tgz
NetBSD 9.0sparcpkg_install-20210410.tgz
NetBSD 9.0vaxpkg_install-20210308.tgz
NetBSD 9.0vaxpkg_install-20201218.tgz
NetBSD 9.0x86_64pkg_install-20201218.tgz
NetBSD 9.0x86_64pkg_install-20210410.tgz
NetBSD 9.0x86_64pkg_install-20210308.tgz
NetBSD 9.0x86_64pkg_install-20210410.tgz
NetBSD 9.0x86_64pkg_install-20200701.tgz
NetBSD 9.0x86_64pkg_install-20201218.tgz
NetBSD 9.0x86_64pkg_install-20210308.tgz
NetBSD 9.0x86_64pkg_install-20210410.tgz
NetBSD 9.0_STABLEi386pkg_install-20201218.tgz

Binary packages can be installed with the high-level tool pkgin (which can be installed with pkg_add) or pkg_add(1) (installed by default). The NetBSD packages collection is also designed to permit easy installation from source.

Available build options

inet6
Enable support for IPv6.
openssl
Enable OpenSSL support.

Known vulnerabilities

The pkg_admin audit command locates any installed package which has been mentioned in security advisories as having vulnerabilities.

Please note the vulnerabilities database might not be fully accurate, and not every bug is exploitable with every configuration.


Problem reports, updates or suggestions for this package should be reported with send-pr.