Subject: Re: Default package installation: intermixed vs. separate
To: Todd Vierling <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 01/09/1999 22:13:11
On Sat, 9 Jan 1999, Todd Vierling wrote:
> : Strongly seconded. If we'd ship some sane "User" configuration (.profile,
> : .cshrc, ...), this wouldn't be needed. Probably a bit more effort for the
> : cmopiling edge, but that's a reason of pkgsrc (partly).
> We could *very* easily add this to _PATH_DEFAULT, and *should*, as that has
> contained things like /usr/contrib/bin only until quite recently.

That would be a first step, yes. But I'll leave this for someone more
clueful to decide...

 - Hubert

Hubert Feyrer <>