Subject: Re: managing /usr/pkg/etc/rc.d
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <email@example.com>
Date: 05/16/2003 08:28:37
On Fri, 16 May 2003, David Brownlee wrote:
> I would prefer to not have the _pkg suffix, but I would go
> along with the majority.
> I think people setting up complete systems using pkgsrc
> (generally Linux) might want an easy way to turn it off,
> but that should be feasible.
Yes, an option to turn off the pkg suffix would be good.
> Should we try to achieve consensus on tech-pkg? :)
I dont' recall anyone complaining about defaulting to it install to a
different named examples directory.
I see this as several items, that don't have to be done at same time. We
shouldn't have to wait on changing the default to go to
This would also involve fixing all the PLISTs that have this hard-coded;
some believe the best solution is to have it automatically added to the
PLIST since the install of the script is automated too. (Some patches have
I Cc'd this to tech-pkg so tech-pkg can agree on the other parts of this
Jeremy C. Reed