Subject: Re: "package" target
To: Matthias Scheler <>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <>
List: pkgsrc-users
Date: 03/30/2007 09:16:42
On Fri, 30 Mar 2007, Matthias Scheler wrote:

> To create binary packages for all installed package you could use a
> script like this:
> #!/bin/sh
> pkg_info -Q PKGPATH '*' |
> while read DIR
> do
> 	cd /usr/pkgsrc/$DIR
> 	make tarup
> done

I never used pkg_tarup_all before (while I have used pkg_tarup hundreds or 
maybe thousands of times scripted).

I thought pkg_tarup_all did that, but now I see it just does the 

Maybe we should take your simple script above and make it pkg_tarup_all. 
As that makes more sense with than name to me.

  Jeremy C. Reed