Subject: Re: How to delete *all" packages at once?
To:, fab <>
From: Richard Rauch <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 03/06/2005 17:04:37

pkgsrc can create and modify files outside of /var/db and /usr/pkg.
(TeX fonts and /etc/shells come to mind.)  If you plan on rebuilding
everything anywat, those may not matter (but then, 'rm -rf /var/db/pkg*'
might be enough.)

  "I probably don't know what I'm talking about."