pkgsrc-Bugs archive

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index][Old Index]

Re: PR/41021: devel/mk-files

The following reply was made to PR pkg/41021; it has been noted by GNATS.

From: "Jeremy C. Reed" <>
Subject: Re: PR/41021: devel/mk-files
Date: Mon, 22 Feb 2010 11:51:02 -0600 (CST)

 On Mon, 22 Feb 2010, Aleksej Saushev wrote:
 > pkgsrc installs mk files during bootstrap, see 
 > pkgtools/bootstrap-mk-files
 Then maybe it should be renamed: get rid of the "bootstrap-" prefix.
 > If you want to use them without pkgsrc, you know where to find them 
 > most probably.
 You can say that about almost any package maintained in pkgsrc.
 > The point is not maintaining two packages which are essentially the 
 > same.
 Now I understand. I didn't realize they were actually packaged.
 But now I see they are available, such as 
 "bootstrap" as part of the name is a little misleading though.

Home | Main Index | Thread Index | Old Index