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PKG-CONVERT(8)          FreeBSD System Manager's Manual         PKG-CONVERT(8)

NAME
     pkg convert - convert from/to pkgng database format

SYNOPSIS
     pkg convert [-d pkg_dbdir] [-n]

     pkg convert [--pkg-dbdir pkg_dbdir] [--dry-run]

DESCRIPTION
     pkg convert is used to convert from/to pkg(8) local database to legacy
     pkg_install tools format.

OPTIONS
     The following options are supported by pkg convert:

     -d pkg_dbdir, --pkg-dbdir pkg_dbdir
             The location of the pkg_add(1) dbdir.  Defaults to /var/db/pkg.

     -n, --dry-run
             Dry-run mode.  Do not actually convert anything.  Just show what
             would be done.

FILES
     See pkg.conf(5).

SEE ALSO
     pkg_printf(3), pkg_repos(3), pkg-repository(5), pkg.conf(5), pkg(8),
     pkg-add(8), pkg-annotate(8), pkg-audit(8), pkg-autoremove(8),
     pkg-backup(8), pkg-check(8), pkg-clean(8), pkg-config(8), pkg-create(8),
     pkg-delete(8), pkg-fetch(8), pkg-info(8), pkg-install(8), pkg-lock(8),
     pkg-query(8), pkg-register(8), pkg-repo(8), pkg-rquery(8), pkg-search(8),
     pkg-set(8), pkg-shell(8), pkg-shlib(8), pkg-ssh(8), pkg-stats(8),
     pkg-update(8), pkg-updating(8), pkg-upgrade(8), pkg-version(8),
     pkg-which(8)

FreeBSD 11.1-RELEASE-p4        November 2, 2014        FreeBSD 11.1-RELEASE-p4
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