Subject: Re: groff/-current build problems
To: Steven M. Bellovin <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: current-users
Date: 12/07/2002 20:48:13
On Sat, Dec 07, 2002 at 11:03:22PM -0500, Steven M. Bellovin wrote:

 > The problem is that installing a release from sets is an annoying 
 > process.  You have to zap all the things that a full installation 
 > needs but you already have (i.e., root's crontab), and take the usual 
 > care with /etc.  etcupdate is a big step forward, but I'm still not at 

...not to mention using the sets doesn't give you the nice "postinstall"
step that a direct build does.

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>