Subject: Re: PROPOSAL: NetBSD System Packages (LONG)
To: Perry E. Metzger <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 10/01/1998 00:57:29
On Wed, 30 Sep 1998, Perry E. Metzger wrote:
> One objection: I'm not certain that I like the existing package tools
> well enough to want to use them for this purpose. In particular, I
> think they may make things like upgrades and checking an installation
> against the package prototype very hard.

Heh, you think you'll find someone who'll rewriten them for you? ;-))
For the upgrading and checking against prototype, at least the further
will be handled "soon" (i.e. it's on our "almost ready to be done"-list).

 - Hubert

Hubert Feyrer <>