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PKG-SCRIPT(5)		  FreeBSD File Formats Manual		 PKG-SCRIPT(5)

NAME
     shell scripts -- Shell scripts that are run by pkg(8)

DESCRIPTION
     pkg(8) run	scripts	at given phases	of the process it is running

     The phases	are the	following:

     pre-install:
	     run before	installing the files on	the system.

     post-install:
	     run after installing the files on the system.

     pre-deinstall:
	     run before	removing the files on the system.

     post-deinstall:
	     run after removing	the files on the system.

     In	the particular case of an upgrade the scripts are run in the following
     order:
     1.	  new pre-install
     2.	  old pre-deinstall
     3.	  replace binaries
     4.	  new post-install

Environment
     The following environment variable	are exported to	be used	by the script

     PKG_NAME
	     Represents	the name of the	package.

     PKG_PREFIX
	     PREFIX defined within the package at build	time.

     PKG_ROOTDIR
	     represents	the root directory where the package will be installed
	     as	specified by the -r arguments passed to	pkg(8).

     PKG_MSGFD
	     Number of a file descriptor to be used to be able to send mes-
	     sages to the user that will be shown at the end of	the pkg(8)
	     process.

     PKG_UPGRADE
	     Variable existing when the	scripts	is run in the context of an
	     upgrade of	the package

SEE ALSO
     pkg_create(3), pkg_printf(3), pkg_repos(3), pkg-keywords(5),
     pkg-lua-script(5),	pkg-repository(5), pkg-triggers(5), pkg.conf(5),
     pkg(8), pkg-add(8), pkg-alias(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-triggers(8),	pkg-update(8),
     pkg-updating(8), pkg-upgrade(8), pkg-version(8), pkg-which(8)

FreeBSD	13.0			March 26, 2021			  FreeBSD 13.0

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