Subject: Re: pkgsrc NetBSD 1.6.2/i386 bulk build results 2005-02-17
To: Emmanuel Dreyfus <>
From: Thomas Klausner <>
List: pkgsrc-bulk
Date: 02/20/2005 01:54:35
On Sun, Feb 20, 2005 at 01:19:25AM +0100, Emmanuel Dreyfus wrote:
> The hobbit user should be created before the configure script is run. Do
> we have a trick for doing that?

One trick is to make a package that just creates the user,
and depend on that.

> Or if it's inappropriate, then we must patch so that it keeps quiet with
> it.

If it's not really important for anything that the
user exists at that point, just patch it out.