Subject: Re: /var/db/pkg
To: Greywolf <>
From: Andrew Brown <>
List: current-users
Date: 05/25/2000 21:03:06
># No, /var is perfectly fine for moving stuffs.
># But /var/db/pkg only change when we're changing something in /usr/pkg, and
># when we change something in /usr whe have to write something in /var as
># well. This is just silly, and make sharing of /usr/pkg harder.
>Nonsense.  You can still share /usr/pkg (if you choose to use /usr/pkg).
>You just don't give all the machines access to the pkg database, which
>I don't necessarily see as a downer. can't tell what you've gotten by borrowing it from someone
else.  that seems...irritating.

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