Subject: Re: did the "make reinstall" functionality get slightly broken in 19990119?
To: NetBSD Packages Technical Discussion List <email@example.com>
From: Greg A. Woods <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 03/03/1999 12:08:07
[ On Wednesday, March 3, 1999 at 13:23:20 (+0100), Hubert Feyrer wrote: ]
> Subject: Re: did the "make reinstall" functionality get slightly broken in 19990119?
> On Wed, 3 Mar 1999, Greg A. Woods wrote:
> > > http://rfhs8012.fh-regensburg.de/~feyrer/pkg_delete-O.part2
> > 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.
Yes, but doesn't pkg_delete need to open and read the
$PKG_DBDIR/$PKG_NAME/+CONTENTS file that was just removed?
Greg A. Woods
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