pkg is the package management tool for FreeBSD.

Manual page:

FreshPorts listing:

pkg in the FreeBSD repository on GitHub:


pkg was the new generation (pkgng) replacement for pkg_info, pkg_create and pkg_add, which were previously used for registration of local packages and provision of remote packages.

pkgng (last edited 2021-02-26 19:51:05 by GrahamPerrin)