Subject: Re: what is the use of xsrc.tar.gz and pkgsrc.tar.gz
To: None <current-users@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/16/1998 08:51:26
c5666305 <> wrote:
> I have a little bit confuse about the xsrc.tar.gz and the pkgsrc.tar.gz.  I
> would like to konw their relation and how can  I make use of them.  My system
> is i386 and I have the Jan10 source (include the xsrc.tar.gz, pkgsrc.tar.gz
> and others).  Thanks.

xsrc is X (modified Xfree)
pkgsrc is code do compile 3rd party software, see pkgsrc/README.

 - Hubert

Hubert Feyrer <>