Subject: Re: pkg_add just toasted my entire home directory
To: Markus Illenseer <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 10/11/1998 21:22:11
On Sun, 11 Oct 1998, Markus Illenseer wrote:
>  I do not know how to fix the problem for beginners. Maybe a big warning
> in the README of the -current packages? On the FTP-Server? Where would
> one read this warning actually? I know that I do not read README, and that
> the problem would struck me as well.

We'll probably put this into This won't help people who
install binary pkgs all the time, but it's a first bet.

 - Hubert

Hubert Feyrer <>