Subject: Re: groff/-current build problems
To: Jason R Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Luke Mewburn <email@example.com>
Date: 12/08/2002 18:38:42
On Sat, Dec 07, 2002 at 08:48:13PM -0800, Jason Thorpe wrote:
| 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.
Yes it can; I do this all the time (see my other email on this topic...)