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So, I was searching around with no results about what is the state with new format packages on FreeBSD. As I understand after this spring's security issue package building has been postponed. And they are not available to current date, right? Any idea when new package's repositories will be available?

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Anything in your question that isn't adequately addressed by the pkgng wiki page? –  voretaq7 Aug 21 '13 at 12:55
For the time being use portmaster for source compilation. Follow the pkgng wiki and stay up to date. –  val0x00ff Aug 21 '13 at 13:42

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The state of pkgng in FreeBSD: "beta"
Pkgng packages aren't available since Nov 2012's security incident.
"Target dates for when service may be resumed have not been released."

Reference: pkgng wiki

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