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The command line package manager is pkg(51).

Package management is done performed with super-user privileges (when running as a normal user with rights to elevate, prepend sudo or pfexec to the commands shown below).

Syntax for adding a repository


Code Block
titleListing repositories
# pkg publisher
PUBLISHER                   TYPE     STATUS P LOCATION             origin   online F
hipster-encumbered          origin   online F



OpenIndiana Hipster repositories (current as of October, 2016)

openindiana.org primary package repository
hipster-encumbered encumbered license packages
localhostoih party Spec Files Extra (SFE) packages

Searching remotely for IPS packages

Code Block
# pkg search -p git