[PC-BSD Testing] [BETA2] Appcafe doesn't work (maybe proxy related)

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.org
Tue Oct 18 08:52:00 PDT 2011


On 10/18/11 05:13, Lars Engels wrote:
> On Mon, 17 Oct 2011 16:08:31 -0400, Kris Moore wrote:
>> On 10/17/11 09:54, Lars Engels wrote:
>>> Hi all,
>>>
>>> I just tried BETA2 (I know it's not the latest version...) in
>>> Virtualbox.
>>> So far it seems to run nicely, but Appcafe doesn't work. I can only
>>> access
>>> the internet via a http proxy with auth, which I entered in the network
>>> settings and this works with the system updater. I already installed
>>> the
>>> system updater fix with it.
>>> But when I start Appcafe, I only get a small error window saying "001"
>>> and
>>> this on the related terminal:
>>> /etc> appcafe
>>> Locale: "de"
>>> Application starting...
>>> Populating list...
>>> Reading PBI List
>>> RealUser: "engels"
>>> Adding Repos...
>>> Getting details for repoID: "001"
>>> Loading translations for repoid: "001"
>>> Adding Categories for repoID: "001"
>>> Getting PBIs for repo: "001"
>>> Updating mirrors...
>>> Adding Repos...
>>> Getting details for repoID: "001"
>>> Loading translations for repoid: "001"
>>> Adding Categories for repoID: "001"
>>> Getting PBIs for repo: "001"
>>>
>>> That's the output of starting it and updating the repos.
>>>
>>> Setting HTTP_PROXY manually doesn't work either.
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>>
>> Sounds like its failing to load / set the proxy info properly. Can you
>> sent this data:
>>
>> cat /usr/local/etc/pcbsd.conf
>> cat /usr/local/etc/pbi.conf
>
> [engels at notebook-1] ~> cat /usr/local/etc/pbi.conf
> # PBI Configuration Defaults
> # See the manpage for pbi.conf for more details
>
> # Set the number of hours for pbid to refresh the index/meta files
> from repos
> PBI_INDEXREFRESH: 24
>
> # Wakeup time in seconds for pbid to run checks
> PBID_REFRESH: 300
> [engels at notebook-1] ~> cat /usr/local/etc/pcbsd.conf
> # PC-BSD Configuration Defaults
>
> # Default PC-BSD Mirror for System Updates / Meta-Pkgs
> PCBSD_MIRROR: ftp://ftp.pcbsd.org/pub/mirror
> PCBSD_PROXYURL: proxy-server
> PCBSD_PROXYUSER: myuser
> PCBSD_PROXYPASS: mypassword
> PCBSD_PROXYTYPE: HTTP
> PCBSD_PROXYPORT: 8080
>
>
> Maybe it doesn't like special chars like * or $ in the password?
>
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Fixed! Turns out it was a simple shell syntax error :P

http://trac.pcbsd.org/changeset/13424


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Kris Moore
PC-BSD Software
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