Subject: Re: syspkg dependencies
To: None <>
From: David Young <>
List: current-users
Date: 10/18/2004 23:50:43
On Mon, Oct 18, 2004 at 09:44:47PM -0500, Peter Seebach wrote:
> A bit of poking around suggests that syspkg doesn't do much, if any,
> dependency checking right now.
> Is this intentional?  Is work being done on this, or is it mostly a dead
> chunk of code?

It's not dead, it's just sleeping.  I don't think it makes much sense
to take steps with syspkg until some anticipated "new & improved" pkg
utilities become available.  The existing pkg-utilities codebase is a
dead end.


David Young             OJC Technologies      Urbana, IL * (217) 278-3933