Subject: Re: pkgtools diffs
To: Todd Vierling <>
From: Perry E. Metzger <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 08/26/1998 10:47:21
Todd Vierling writes:
> On Wed, 26 Aug 1998, Alistair Crooks wrote:
> : I'm also a bit concerned about having two pkg_delete (for
> : example) binaries on one system, and the choice of which one is used
> : depending on order of directories in your path.
> Have the pkgtools pkg rename the /usr/sbin variety to `.old' variants.

Isn't there some way we could transcend this whole problem, such as
naming the ones in /usr/sbin something different to begin with (to
distinguish them as something you only use during "bootstrap")?