Subject: Re: pkg/31273
To: Jan Schaumann <>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: pkgsrc-bugs
Date: 10/20/2005 14:46:39
On Thu, 20 Oct 2005, Jan Schaumann wrote:

> Well, this is somewhat tricky as this changes the list of files to be
> installed (PLIST).  It might be better to install a proper nroff
> alternative from pkgsrc,

It would be even better to make the package not install nroff-preformatted
manpages at all.  Most packages don't, and findutils is one [glaring]
exception to the common practice of allowing nroff to happen at runtime.

-- Todd Vierling <> <> <>