Subject: Re: pkgsrc - how to use (some, not all) sources directly from hdd?
To: Zbigniew Baniewski <>
From: Jeremy Tregunna <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 11/19/2006 22:13:55
On 19-Nov-06, at 9:38 PM, Zbigniew Baniewski wrote:

> I'm trying to build jre14 plugin for Firefox - but there's a little(?)
> problem: pkgsrc still's trying to fetch the files, which aren't  
> available at
> the locations given in Makefile, and which I had to take directly  
> from Sun's
> website (there was registering needed).
> And so my question: how to tell to pkgsrc "this source package is  
> available
> on the hdd already at location /some/path/to/package, don't search  
> the net -
> just use it"? Of course, I would still to let pkgsrc fetch the other
> packages, when needed.

put your files in /usr/pkgsrc/distfiles

> -- 
> 				pozdrawiam / regards
> 						Zbigniew Baniewski
> !DSPAM:456113fb206353468160614!

Jeremy Tregunna