Subject: Re: enhancement to pkg utils.
To: Darren Reed <>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 11/19/1998 09:42:55
On Thu, 19 Nov 1998, Darren Reed wrote:

: Then, to my amazement, "pkg_delete foo" did work, but perhaps that's not
: so amazing if you pause to think about it.
: In asking why pkg_add was so "dumb", nobody on icb (seemed to have much
: of an idea) so I have since quickly made the hack below (see patches) to
: the pkg libinstall.a.

It really should just check the name and .tgz, as that's the given extension
of a correctly formatted binary pkg.

-- Todd Vierling (Personal; Bus.