Subject: Re: Why are some 'x11' pkgsrc packages installed under /usr/pkg?
To: Markus W Kilbinger <>
From: Soren Jacobsen <>
List: current-users
Date: 02/07/2003 20:59:12
On Fri, Feb 07, 2003 at 04:09:16PM +0100, Markus W Kilbinger wrote:
> Hi!
> Maybe it's a silly question but why is some (not all/most!) pkgsrc
> stuff (e. g. audio/gqmpeg, x11/xscreensaver-gnome, graphics/mplayer)
> installed under /usr/pkg (instead of /usr/X11R6) ? In case of gqmpeg
> and xscreensaver these programs no longer appear in gnome's
> (automatic) menu...

There was a gigantic thread about this a couple weeks ago.

Soren Jacobsen