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PKG-SHELL(8)		  BSD System Manager's Manual		  PKG-SHELL(8)

NAME
     pkg shell -- interact with	the pkg	database

SYNOPSIS
     pkg shell

DESCRIPTION
     pkg shell is used to interact with	the local or remote database through a
     sqlite3 console.  Extreme care should be taken when using this command.

     Do	not rely on this command.  The underlying schema is subject to change
     on	any release.  Use pkg-query(8),	pkg-rquery(8), pkg-search(8) and
     pkg-set(8)	instead	for querying and modifying the database.  These	com-
     mands are expected	to have	a stable API, unlike the database schema.

ENVIRONMENT
     The following environment variables affect	the execution of pkg shell.
     See pkg.conf(5) for further description.

     PKG_DBDIR

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-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-shlib(8), pkg-ssh(8),
     pkg-stats(8), pkg-update(8), pkg-updating(8), pkg-upgrade(8),
     pkg-version(8), pkg-which(8)

BSD			       November	18, 2014			   BSD

NAME | SYNOPSIS | DESCRIPTION | ENVIRONMENT | FILES | SEE ALSO

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