NetBSD Problem Report #46071

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Subject: pkgin fails to recognize arch (which is correct)
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>Number:         46071
>Category:       pkg
>Synopsis:       pkgin fails to recognize arch (which is correct)
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       serious
>Priority:       medium
>Responsible:    imil
>State:          open
>Class:          sw-bug
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Wed Feb 22 09:35:00 +0000 2012
>Last-Modified:  Fri Aug 23 20:25:00 +0000 2013
>Originator:     Fredrik Pettai
>Release:        NetBSD 5.1_STABLE / pkgin-
NetBSD mail-server 5.1_STABLE NetBSD 5.1_STABLE (MAIL-SERVER) #0: Wed Nov  9 16:00:01 CET 2011  root@mail-server:/usr/src/sys/arch/i386/compile/MAIL-SERVER i386
Installed pkgin and try to update the repo:

bash-4.0# pkgin update
Database needs to be updated.
proceed ? [Y/n] y
reading local summary...
processing local summary...
updating database:  61%
/!\ Warning /!\ x86_64 doesn't match your current architecture (i386)
You probably want to modify /usr/pkg/etc/pkgin/repositories.conf.
Still want to proceed ? [y/N] ^C

Repo points to the correct arch:

bash-4.0# tail /usr/pkg/etc/pkgin/repositories.conf
# Simply add repositories one below the other
# WARNING: order matters, duplicates will not be added, if two
# repositories hold the same package, it will be fetched from 
# the first one listed in this file. 


# European countries will prefer the following
See Full Desc.



Responsible-Changed-From-To: pkg-manager->imil
Responsible-Changed-When: Wed, 22 Feb 2012 09:38:10 +0000
Over to maintainer.

From: Patrick Welche <>
Subject: Re: pkg/46071
Date: Fri, 23 Aug 2013 21:23:43 +0100

 Just saw the same the other way around with pkgin-0.6.4

 /!\ Warning /!\ i386 doesn't match your current architecture (x86_64)

 where all involved are NetBSD-6.99.23/amd64.


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