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firstboot-pkgs Install packages when the system first boots
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Maintainer: cperciva@FreeBSD.org search for ports maintained by this maintainer
Port Added: 30 Nov 2013 00:17:10
License: not specified in port
When the system first boots, install the pkg(8) tools (if not already
installed) and packages listed in the $firstboot_pkgs_list rc.conf
variable.  If the installed packages added new rc.d scripts, request
a reboot.

Obviously, this port is not useful after a system is already running; it is
intended to be included as part of the installation or disk image building
process.
SVNWeb : Distfiles Availability : PortsMonThere are no ports dependent upon this port

To install the port: cd /usr/ports/sysutils/firstboot-pkgs/ && make install clean
To add the package: pkg install sysutils/firstboot-pkgs


Configuration Options
     No options to configure

Master Sites:
  1. http://distcache.FreeBSD.org/ports-distfiles/

Number of commits found: 7

Commit History - (may be incomplete: see SVNWeb link above for full details)
DateByDescription
01 Apr 2015 22:48:35
Original commit files touched by this commit  1.4
Revision:382968
jgh search for other commits by this committer
- minor cleanup
  - options in favor of using pre
  - extract_only to drop fetch target
  - no_install to drop install target

Approved by:	cperciva
19 Sep 2014 19:02:34
Original commit files touched by this commit  1.4
Revision:368591
cperciva search for other commits by this committer
Nominate myself for the useful-use-of-cat award.

pkg detects if its stdout is a terminal and prints many 'done%' lines,
which are useful for interactive use on modern terminals, but not so
useful on a serial console; piping through cat silences these.
16 Dec 2013 02:36:23
Original commit files touched by this commit  1.3
Revision:336602
cperciva search for other commits by this committer
pkg uses "is stdin a terminal?" to decide if it's running interactively
and thereby whether it should display a progress bar during downloads.
While rc.d scripts have a terminal attached, for the common case of
unattended installation of servers, this script is not being used
interactively; so redirect stdin from /dev/null to silence the progress
bars and reduce console spew.

The -q option could be used to accomplish this, but that would also
eliminate other more useful information, such as the names and versions
of packages being installed.
08 Dec 2013 11:03:09
Original commit files touched by this commit  1.2
Revision:335875
cperciva search for other commits by this committer
Fix dumb typo: Need to check if the number of rc.d scripts has changed
between pre-package-installation and post-package-installation, not
between pre- and pre-.
08 Dec 2013 05:34:43
Original commit files touched by this commit  1.1
Revision:335864
cperciva search for other commits by this committer
If firstboot_pkgs installs a package which contains an rc.d script,
request a reboot so that any newly-installed daemons will be launched.
07 Dec 2013 10:50:23
Original commit files touched by this commit  1.0
Revision:335824
gjb search for other commits by this committer
To prevent fallout of lowering __FreeBSD_version in releng/10.0 branch,
adjust OSVERSION evaluation in ports that specifically use '100050N'.

Approved by:	affected maintainers (implicit)
Sponsored by:	The FreeBSD Foundation
30 Nov 2013 00:17:00
Original commit files touched by this commit  1.0
Revision:335251
cperciva search for other commits by this committer
Add firstboot-pkgs:

When the system first boots, install the pkg(8) tools (if not already
installed) and packages listed in the $firstboot_pkgs_list rc.conf
variable.

Obviously, this port is not useful after a system is already running; it is
intended to be included as part of the installation or disk image building
process.

Number of commits found: 7

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