Subject: Re: Use of libtool in pkgs (correction)
To: Hubert Feyrer <>
From: Jim Bernard <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 07/17/1998 09:44:05
On 7 17, Hubert Feyrer wrote:
> On Thu, 16 Jul 1998, Jim Bernard wrote:
> >   Why not keep the master copy of Packages.txt in the cvs tree and have the
> > web copy automatically updated from it?
> That's what's been done all the time, our web-stuff works this way; It's 
> just not in the src repository (htdocs, instead).

  That's a critical difference--it really should be with pkgsrc.

> The problem I had (have) with moving Packages.txt into pkgsrc's root dir 
> is that we're about to clutter this a bit, but as people don't seem to 
> mind it... (i'm waiting for someone to move over packages.7 there, too...)

  So, how about creating pkgsrc/doc to hold the pkg doc files (well, maybe
not the man page)?