Subject: Re: KDE pkg install
To: Brian Asemi <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: matthew sporleder <email@example.com>
Date: 02/02/2006 09:37:46
> > I went through all of that for years. Then I learned about pkg_comp. =
That helped a lot because it builds packages without disrupting your enjoy=
ment of your computer.
> > After a couple of years of that, I got tired of waiting for pkg_comp. =
I decided that I wanted my computer to be more of an appliance and less of =
a hobby, so when NetBSD 3.0 came out, I gave up pkg_comp. Now, I just use =
the binary packages on ftp.netbsd.org. It's such a joy to not have to wait=
around for packages to build. They just install!
> I would use them, but I use X.org from pkgsrc, and all of the binary
> pkgs on the FTP are built with the base X11 :/.
Do your own bulk-builds of pkgsrc using xorg. :)