Subject: Re: pkgsrc survey
To: None <>
From: Michael Parson <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 10/05/2005 15:32:48
On Wed, Oct 05, 2005 at 09:58:18PM +0200, Stefan Sperling wrote:
> On Wed, Oct 05, 2005 at 02:42:17PM -0500, Michael Parson wrote:
>> On Tue, Oct 04, 2005 at 09:42:43PM -0600, Tillman Hodgson wrote:
>>> On Tue, Oct 04, 2005 at 02:14:26PM -0700, Jeremy C. Reed wrote:
>>>> Please consider installing pkgsrc/pkgtools/pkgsurvey and running it.
>>>> It will email your hostname, your operating system processor and version, 
>>>> and list of your installed packages to an email alias setup by a member of 
>>>> the pkgsrc Project Management Committee.
>>> I gave it a try on 3 hosts this evening. All three had their email
>>> bounced, an example of which follows:
>> Agreed, I've got a couple of boxes I'm not willing to set up sendmail on
>> for sending mail out.  An option for this to output to a file or even
>> stdout for moving to a better-connected host & emailed from there would
>> allow me to submit data from at least two more machines in my personal
>> setup, probably more with others.
> UTSL. It's really not that difficult ;)
> pkgsurvey is just a one-line shell script:

Yeah, would have helped if I'd actually looked at that before posting. =)

Michael Parson