Subject: Re: make package
To: Larson, Timothy E. <>
From: David Simas <>
List: pkgsrc-users
Date: 02/20/2007 10:42:27
On Mon, Feb 19, 2007 at 09:56:14AM -0600, Larson, Timothy E. wrote:
> > 
> > If you want packages of stuff you already have installed, then you can
> > also use pkg_tarup. 
> Yes, I knew about pkg_tarup, but was hoping to avoid having to make a
> list of what other new things were built so I could go back and use it.
> If make package does what I need, that's exactly what I was looking for.

I put the line


in 'mk.conf', and "make" automatically build binary packages for all
a given package's prerequisites.  "make install" then creates a binary
package of the target package.