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Question about pkgsrc
I know next to nothing about pkgsrc internals, however ive had an idea for a
project. The idea is to create a website that tracks whether package
successfuly compiles and installs on a platform, so that when you run "make"
it curl's a particular page on the website for all of the dependant packages
and warns you that some packages have been reported as failures before you
possible install 100 packages (ie gnome) to find out 5 hours later that
package 99 fails.
If a package fails, a user may have an option to run something like: make
report-failure (and thus warn other users), or make report-success to report
Whether pkgsrc reports a package as a failure could follow a simple logic to
avoid mistakes: if (failure_count > success_count) printf("Show error!");
Any ideas where to start looking?
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