Bug 264850 - ports-mgmt/pkg: base-audit-0.5 conflicts with pkg-1.18.1 Problematic file: /usr/local/etc/periodic/security/405.pkg-base-audit
Summary: ports-mgmt/pkg: base-audit-0.5 conflicts with pkg-1.18.1 Problematic file: /u...
Status: Open
Alias: None
Product: Ports & Packages
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Individual Port(s) (show other bugs)
Version: Latest
Hardware: Any Any
: --- Affects Some People
Assignee: freebsd-pkg (Nobody)
Keywords: needs-patch, needs-qa
Depends on:
Reported: 2022-06-23 13:22 UTC by Trond.Endrestol
Modified: 2022-06-25 21:30 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

See Also:
koobs: maintainer-feedback? (pkg)
koobs: merge-quarterly?


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Description Trond.Endrestol 2022-06-23 13:22:37 UTC
Commit https://cgit.freebsd.org/ports/commit/ports-mgmt/pkg/pkg-plist?id=3e8236085199a7aa24fe60fadf8a9777612b54d2 added etc/periodic/security/405.pkg-base-audit. This file is also provided by security/base-audit.

Here's a sample from Synth building my local metaport first pulling in ports-mgmt/pkg and later security/base-audit.

===>   Installing existing package /packages/All/base-audit-0.5.pkg
Installing base-audit-0.5...
pkg-static: base-audit-0.5 conflicts with pkg-1.18.1 (installs files into the same place).  Problematic file: /usr/local/etc/periodic/security/405.pkg-base-audit

Failed to install the following 1 package(s): /packages/All/base-audit-0.5.pkg
Comment 1 Miroslav Lachman 2022-06-25 21:30:02 UTC
security/base-audit will be removed as it is no longer needed.

I said it almost a year ago when merging to pkg was started but it was not done and nobody updated / closed original PR 212306