Subject: Re: Automatically starting programs...
To: Richard Grace <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Rasputin <email@example.com>
Date: 08/14/2002 12:49:38
* Richard Grace <firstname.lastname@example.org> [020814 09:14]:
> >>> email@example.com 14/08/2002 18:07:31 >>>
> > [ On Wednesday, August 14, 2002 at 11:02:09 (+1000), Richard Grace wrote: ]
> > > Subject: Re: Automatically starting programs...
> > >
> > > After determining what is installed (make -n, etc.) and
> > > what else is required, I usually build a package. It's become
> > > a habit after some years as a Solaris admin.
> > Ah ha! Very good! Well I keep /usr/local as that "other place" and
> > /usr/pkg for installed packaged software. However I don't package
> > everything that I use -- only if I also install it on someone else's
> > machine and even then often only if I expect I'll have to support it in
> > the future. :-)
> And there's always the FreeBSD ports collection, and the
> ever helpful /usr/pkgsrc/pkgtools/port2pkg tool.
Now that's got to be package of the month.
Rasputin :: Jack of All Trades - Master of Nuns