Subject: Re: pkg_add just toasted my entire home directory
To: Markus Illenseer <>
From: Dave McGuire <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 10/11/1998 08:37:17
On Sun, 11 Oct 1998, Markus Illenseer wrote:
>To clarify your accident:
> Which pkg_add did you use? The one that came with 1.3.2 or the one
>which is in /usr/pkgsrc/pkgtools/ (care: they are both installed in
>/usr/sbin/pkg_add) ?
> I cc'ed this mail to tech-pkg, where it belongs to.

  Sorry for not sending it there in the first place; I wasn't thinking very
clearly at the time.

  It should be the one that came with 1.3.2.  I've never had a source tree on
this particular machine, and have installed only a handful of packages there.

                         -Dave McGuire