Subject: Re: build package of already installed packages fails
To: Blair Sadewitz <>
From: Aleksey Cheusov <>
List: pkgsrc-users
Date: 10/23/2007 23:07:28
> I should probably add some stuff about DESTDIR support to the pkgsrc
> guide; hopefully I can do that soon.  It's useful in a wide variety of
> situations.
One important thing is missed in DESTDIR support.
AFAIK Neither Hubert's nor Joerg's programs
for bulk building support DESTDIR.
No feedback to package creators - no good DESTDIR "coverage".
If I count it correctly, only 1% of all packages
support DESTDIR now (pkgsrc-2007Q3).

Best regards, Aleksey Cheusov.