Subject: Re: FUBARed by overly protective check in pkg_add.....
To: None <>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 04/16/1999 16:47:00
On Fri, 16 Apr 1999, Greg A. Woods wrote:

: Ideally packages like PostgreSQL would install themselves with a pathname
: prefix that includes their current version number, just as tcl/tk....

How do you decide who gets the versioned paths and who doesn't?  More
importantly, which pkg gets the `versionless' path?  (C.f. ssh1 vs. ssh2 and

-- Todd Vierling (Personal; Bus.