Subject: Re: installing vulnerable pkgs
To: ratio <>
From: Lubomir Sedlacik <>
List: pkgsrc-users
Date: 07/26/2006 16:16:59
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On Tue, Jul 25, 2006 at 06:39:07PM -0400, ratio wrote:
> Is there an easy way to allow the installation of just one package
> (possibly allowing dependencies) without removing the checks for all
> packages?=20


> Something finer-grained than ALLOW_VULNERABLE_PACKAGES but not as fine
> as I'm not as interested in what the
> vulnerability is as whether or not I'm aware that one exists and that
> I'm really sure I want to install it regardless.
> Also, how does one get a version 1.0.1 formatted pkg-vulnerabilities
> file?  I haven't even been able to get to
> work since I don't have vulnerability IDs in my pkg-vulnerabilities
> file--download-vulnerability-list(8) gets me a version 1.0.0 formatted
> file. NetBSD-3.0, i386, pkgsrc updated to 2006Q2 via cvs a few days
> ago.

the functionality was removed few months ago.  search the archives and
cvs logs for details.


-- Lubomir Sedlacik <salo@{NetBSD,Xtrmntr,silcnet}.org>   --

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