Subject: Re: Tool to update /etc (other than postinstall-fix)
To: Michael Graff <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Luke Mewburn <lukem@NetBSD.org>
Date: 12/08/2003 13:14:14
On Sun, Dec 07, 2003 at 01:07:58AM -0800, Michael Graff wrote:
| Last time I brought this up (saying that 'postinstall-fix' should
| work without an entire source tree present by putting the needed
| bits in /usr/ somewhere) I got flamed and told I was wrong to want
| this. I'm willing to change how I update my /etc, but checking out
| the entire source tree on 12 machines is just silly.
Build the etc.tgz set (easy; "build.sh distribution sets").
Push that out, extract that to a temporary directory ("tmpdir"),
run "postinstall -s tmpdir" ...