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PKG_INSTALL.CONF(5)		     BSD File Formats Manual		      PKG_INSTALL.CONF(5)

NAME
     pkg_install.conf -- configuration file for package installation tools

DESCRIPTION
     The file pkg_install.conf contains system defaults for the package installation tools as a
     list of variable-value pairs.  Each line has the format VARIABLE=VALUE.  If the value con-
     sists of more than one line, each line is prefixed with VARIABLE=.

     The current value of a variable can be checked by running
	   pkg_admin config-var VARIABLE

     Some variables are overriden by environmental variables of the same name.	Those are marked
     by (*).

     The following variables are supported:

     ACCEPTABLE_LICENSES
	     Space-separated list of licenses packages are allowed to carry.  License names are
	     case-sensitive.

     ACTIVE_FTP
	     Force the use of active FTP.

     CACHE_INDEX
	     Cache directory listenings in memory.  This avoids retransfers of the large direc-
	     tory index for HTTP and is enabled by default.

     CERTIFICATE_ANCHOR_PKGS
	     Path to the file containing the certificates used for validating binary packages.	A
	     package is trusted when a certificate chain ends in one of the certificates con-
	     tained in this file.  The certificates must be PEM-encoded.

     CERTIFICATE_ANCHOR_PKGVULN
	     Analogous to CERTIFICATE_ANCHOR_PKGS.  The pkg-vulnerabilities is trusted when a
	     certificate chain ends in one of the certificates contained in this file.

     CERTIFICATE_CHAIN
	     Path to a file containing additional certificates that can be used for completing
	     certificate chains when validating binary packages or pkg-vulnerabilities files.

     CHECK_LICENSE
	     Check the license conditions of packages before installing them.  Supported values
	     are:

	     no 	    The check is not performed.

	     yes	    The check is performed if the package has license conditions set.

	     always	    Passing the license check is required.  Missing license conditions
			    are considered an error.

     CHECK_END_OF_FILE
	     During vulnerability checks, consider packages that have reached end-of-life as vul-
	     nerable.  This option is enabled by default.

     CHECK_VULNERABILITIES
	     Check for vulnerabilities when installing packages.  Supported values are:

	     never	    No check is performed.

	     always	    Passing the vulnerability check is required.  A missing pkg-vulnera-
			    bilities file is considered an error.

	     interactive    The user is always asked to confirm installation of vulnerable pack-
			    ages.

     CONFIG_CACHE_CONNECTIONS
	     Limit the global connection cache to this value.  For FTP this is the number of ses-
	     sions without active command.  For HTTP this is the number of connections open with
	     keep-alive.

     CONFIG_CACHE_CONNECTIONS_HOST
	     Like CONFIG_CACHE_CONNECTIONS, but limit the number of connections to the host as
	     well.  See fetch(3) for further details

     DEFAULT_ACCEPTABLE_LICENSES
	     Space-separated list of common Free and Open Source licenses packages are allowed to
	     carry.  The default value contains all OSI approved licenses in pkgsrc on the date
	     pkg_install was released.	License names are case-sensitive.

     GPG     Path to gpg(1), which can be used to verify the signature in the pkg-vulnerabilities
	     file when running
		   pkg_admin check-pkg-vulnerabilities -s
	     or
		   pkg_admin fetch-pkg-vulnerabilities -s
	     It can also be used to verify and sign binary packages.

     GPG_KEYRING_PKGVULN
	     Non-default keyring to use for verifying GPG signatures of pkg-vulnerabilities.

     GPG_KEYRING_SIGN
	     Non-default keyring to use for signing packages with GPG.

     GPG_KEYRING_VERIFY
	     Non-default keyring to use for verifying GPG signature of packages.

     GPG_SIGN_AS
	     User-id to use for signing packages.

     IGNORE_PROXY
	     Use direct connections and ignore FTP_PROXY and HTTP_PROXY.

     IGNORE_URL
	     One line per advisory which should be ignored when running
		   pkg_admin audit
	     The URL from the pkg-vulnerabilities file should be used as value.

     PKG_DBDIR (*)
	     Location of the packages database.  This option is always overriden by the argument
	     of the -K option.

     PKG_PATH (*)
	     Search path for packages.	The entries are separated by semicolon.  Each entry spec-
	     ifies a directory or URL to search for packages.

     PKG_REFCOUNT_DBDIR (*)
	     Location of the package reference counts database directory.  The default value is
	     ${PKG_DBDIR}.refcount.

     PKGVULNDIR
	     Directory name in which the pkg-vulnerabilities file resides.  Default is
	     ${PKG_DBDIR}.

     PKGVULNURL
	     URL which is used for updating the local pkg-vulnerabilities file when running
		   pkg_admin fetch-pkg-vulnerabilities
	     The default location is ftp.NetBSD.org using HTTP.  Note: Usually, only the compres-
	     sion type should be changed.  Currently supported are uncompressed files and files
	     compressed by bzip2(1) (.bz2) or gzip(1) (.gz).

     VERBOSE_NETIO
	     Log details of network IO to stderr.

     VERIFIED_INSTALLATION
	     Set trust level used when installation.  Supported values are:

	     never	    No signature checks are performed.

	     always	    A valid signature is required.  If the binary package can not be ver-
			    ified, the installation is terminated

	     trusted	    A valid signature is required.  If the binary package can not be ver-
			    ified, the user is asked interactively.

	     interactive    The user is always asked interactively when installing a package.

FILES
     /etc/pkg_install.conf  Default location for the file described in this manual page.

SEE ALSO
     pkg_add(1), pkg_admin(1) pkg_create(1), pkg_delete(1), pkg_info(1)

BSD					November 13, 2010				      BSD
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