Subject: Re: Packages
To: Jarle Fredrik Greipsland <>
From: Charles J. Williams <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/05/1996 10:12:30
In message <>,Jarle Fredrik Greipsland writes:
>(Before the flames start: No, I'm not suggesting that what I descibe
>below be incorporated into NetBSD, or that the packages should be
>build according to these conventions.  Please look at it as an
>informational description of a software managment system only.  I hope
>someone may find it useful.)

An alternative piece of software which performs a similar function, and
it actually quite popular, is depot.  It does the basic manage the symlink