Subject: Re: some pkg questions
To: None <>
From: Matthias Scheler <>
List: current-users
Date: 09/25/1998 17:11:08
In article <>,
	Udo Steinegger <> writes:
> this package installs without having the imap and pop3 lines added
> to /etc/services.

NetBSD already has "pop3" and "imap2" entries in "/etc/services".

> Neither the appropriate lines in /etc/inetd.conf are added.
> So one needs to add it manually.

Because lot of people don't want packages to mess arround with

> One needs to type 'make certificate' by oneself too. It wouldn't be
> too hard to answer the 4 questions asked by that command at the time
> one types 'make install'.

Interactive packages are bad for automatic package source tree builds.
That's why they are avoided where possible.


Anyway, bug reports should be delivered via "send-pr", mails regarding
the package system belong to "".

Matthias Scheler