Subject: Re: md5 checksums in pkg PLISTS
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Perry E. Metzger <email@example.com>
Date: 08/06/1998 10:47:36
Tim Rightnour writes:
> Is there a way to turn off md5 checksums for certain files in a
Remove it from the normal PLIST, add it to a special with an rm?
> reason I bring this up is stuff like config files, and scorefiles..
Config files are dangerous this way, though. I often remove a package
before adding a new version, and you don't always want your config nuked...
> The common case is, that if user bob plays the game.. the md5 no longer
> matches, and pkg_delete complains.. this also comes into play if he installs
> something like fvwm, and wants to edit the system wide .fvwmrc file we
> Tim Rightnour - firstname.lastname@example.org