[PC-BSD Testing] Suggestion for pbi

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.org
Wed Oct 19 08:17:08 PDT 2011


On 10/19/11 09:36, Ronald Georgia wrote:
> Nothing in the original pbi.conf as concerning proxy settings. This is
> the second install I did, neither auto populated the pbi.conf. I check
> both the pcbsd.conf and pbi.conf before setting proxy data and after.
> the pcbsd.conf was updated correctly.
>
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> *From:* Kris Moore <kris at pcbsd.org>
> *To:* testing at lists.pcbsd.org
> *Sent:* Thursday, October 13, 2011 1:42 PM
> *Subject:* Re: [PC-BSD Testing] Suggestion for pbi
>
> On 10/13/11 11:54, Ronald Georgia wrote:
>> I installed PCBSD9-BETA3 on my HP/Compaq 7800 mini desktop without
>> incident. Since I am behind in a corporate environment, everything
>> goes through a proxy server. Once the install was over and I manually
>> setup the proxy address (system setting --> network settings -->
>> proxy AND kdesu kcmshell4 proxy) I notice the
>> /usr/local/etc/pcbsd.conf was updated correctly (listed below);
>> however I had to update the pbi.conf manually.
>>
>> Okay, suggestion: auto update the pbi.conf file just as you did with
>> the pcbsd.conf file. Your thoughts?
>>
>> # PC-BSD Configuration Defaults
>> # Default PC-BSD Mirror for System Updates / Meta-Pkgs
>> PCBSD_MIRROR: ftp://ftp.pcbsd.org/pub/mirror
>> PCBSD_PROXYURL: proxy.blah.blah-blah.com
>> <http://proxy.blah.blah-blah.com>
>> PCBSD_PROXYTYPE: HTTP
>> PCBSD_PROXYPORT: 8080
>>
>>
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>
> That is odd. Its supposed to auto pull proxy configuration from
> pcbsd.conf if its not set in pbi.conf. Did you have some proxy stuff
> in setup pbi.conf originally?
>
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This was recently fixed in SVN, and should work properly in RC1.


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Kris Moore
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