Subject: Re: pkg_add woes
To: [This is my bacque pas, this is my faux pas] <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Todd Vierling <email@example.com>
Date: 07/16/1998 08:15:11
On Thu, 16 Jul 1998, [This is my bacque pas, this is my faux pas] wrote:
: any attempt to change the installation directory away from /usr/pkg is
: silently ignored.
Well, it should be ignored, but not silently so. _Binary_ packages are
hardcoded to their installation prefix, and have to be (since so much
software takes that prefix and compiles it into the software).
-- Todd Vierling (Personal firstname.lastname@example.org; Bus. email@example.com)