salt.modules.freebsdpkg

Package support for FreeBSD

salt.modules.freebsdpkg.available_version(name)

The available version of the package in the repository

CLI Example:

salt '*' pkg.available_version <package name>
salt.modules.freebsdpkg.install(name, *args, **kwargs)

Install the passed package

Return a dict containing the new package names and versions:

{'<package>': {'old': '<old-version>',
           'new': '<new-version>']}

CLI Example:

salt '*' pkg.install <package name>
salt.modules.freebsdpkg.list_pkgs()

List the packages currently installed as a dict:

{'<package_name>': '<version>'}

CLI Example:

salt '*' pkg.list_pkgs
salt.modules.freebsdpkg.purge(name)

Remove a single package with pkg_delete

Returns a list containing the removed packages.

CLI Example:

salt '*' pkg.purge <package name>
salt.modules.freebsdpkg.refresh_db()

Update the ports tree with portsnap. If the ports tree does not exist it will be downloaded and set up.

CLI Example:

salt '*' pkg.refresh_db
salt.modules.freebsdpkg.rehash()

Recomputes internal hash table for the PATH variable. Use whenever a new command is created during the current session.

CLI Example:

salt '*' pkg.rehash
salt.modules.freebsdpkg.remove(name)

Remove a single package with pkg_delete

Returns a list containing the removed packages.

CLI Example:

salt '*' pkg.remove <package name>
salt.modules.freebsdpkg.search(pkg_name)

Use pkg search if pkg is being used.

CLI Example:

salt '*' pkg.pkgng_search 'mysql-server'
salt.modules.freebsdpkg.upgrade()

Run a full system upgrade, a freebsd-update fetch install

Return a dict containing the new package names and versions:

{'<package>': {'old': '<old-version>',
           'new': '<new-version>']}

CLI Example:

salt '*' pkg.upgrade
salt.modules.freebsdpkg.version(name)

Returns a version if the package is installed, else returns an empty string

CLI Example:

salt '*' pkg.version <package name>

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