Subject: Re: how to make list of needed tarballs in pkgsrc.
To: Wojciech Puchar <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 01/22/2001 23:11:06
On Mon, Jan 22, 2001 at 09:45:12PM +0100, Wojciech Puchar wrote:
> how to know what will be downloaded for package(s) in pkgsrc.
> i'm doing most in linux now and would like to download in while using
> linux and then move to netbsd and compile.
> i have slow link and need to have linux available for most time until i
> will move completely to netbsd.

If I remember properly 'make fetch-list' will produce something suitable
to be feed to sh to download the distfiles. You may need to edit it to change
ftp to something else (lynx ?) on linux.

Manuel Bouyer <>