Subject: Re: md5 checksums in pkg PLISTS
To: Kimmo Suominen <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 08/10/1998 02:33:00
On Sun, 9 Aug 1998, Kimmo Suominen wrote:
> At least the pine pkg will overwrite your config file.  I like the
> packages that just install an example config file for me.  But for
> pine we seem to change some of the defaults?

I don't know about the particular case of pine, but the general idea is to
(at least) install a config file if the pkg needs it to run, so things go
(to a certain extent) without any manyal user interaction.

 - Hubert

Hubert Feyrer <>