Subject: Re: did the "make reinstall" functionality get slightly broken in
To: NetBSD Packages Technical Discussion List <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 03/03/1999 13:23:20
On Wed, 3 Mar 1999, Greg A. Woods wrote:
> >
> I think this change needs to be applied before the PKG_DBDIR is removed
> else pkg_delete won't have anything to work from....

Eh, nope. "pkg_delete -O" goes straight for the pkgdb and removes the
entries there, not caring for PKG_DBDIR or anything else. 

> > [*] I've had trouble in the past with replying to you, mail to you bounces
> >     because my mail host doesn't have a MX record. Please make sure you
> >     use some sane mail address if you want an answer from me!
> All mail to me will require the domain name in the SMTP envelope sender
> address to have a valid MX, no matter what address you send it to -- at
> least for all addresses that I'll read more often than once in a blue
> moon.  That doesn't mean the sending host needs an MX though....

For my mail config, it's the same.

 - Hubert

Hubert Feyrer <>