Subject: Re: Wildcard DEPENDS and CONFLICTS in pkgsrc
To: Alistair Crooks <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 08/27/1998 12:53:11
On Wed, 26 Aug 1998, Alistair Crooks wrote:
> Whilst this is arguably broken, binary packages still get produced with
> @pkgdeps on real, versioned package names.

I was rather wondering how the csh-patterns will work together with our
current implementation and handling of @cnfl(sp?). Simply putting the
CONFLICTS-line into @cnfl will obviously not work as pkg_add does only do
sh-pattern-matching, but no csh-patterns. What am I missing?

 - Hubert

Hubert Feyrer <>