Subject: Re: some pkg questions
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Matthias Scheler <email@example.com>
Date: 09/25/1998 17:11:08
In article <firstname.lastname@example.org>,
Udo Steinegger <email@example.com> 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 "firstname.lastname@example.org".
Matthias Scheler http://home.owl.de/~tron/