Subject: Re: FUBARed by overly protective check in pkg_add.....
To: NetBSD Packages Technical Discussion List <email@example.com>
From: Greg A. Woods <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 04/16/1999 18:11:05
[ On Friday, April 16, 1999 at 23:46:04 (+0200), Hubert Feyrer wrote: ]
> Subject: Re: FUBARed by overly protective check in pkg_add.....
> How about giving the -f(orce) flag to pkg_add? This should ignore any
No, that not only won't work, but it'll break any install that depends
on other packages which might not yet be installed (but which are
available to be installed). This "feature" would definitely require a
new, unique, flag.
Greg A. Woods
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