Subject: Re: Change request for package system.
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Christoph Badura <email@example.com>
Date: 08/05/1999 18:51:15
firstname.lastname@example.org (Reinoud Zandijk) writes:
>2) Would it be possible for pkgsrc packages to attempt to fetch the
>precompiled binary's first (for the relevant architecture) before trying
>to fetch the sources? Could be an option ?? Since this automatically
>becomes recursive, significant compilationtime savings can be archieved!
The problem with that is that it doesn't guarantee that the binary packages
have been built with the options set in /etc/mk.conf, which I find rather
>(Yes, I do have a slow computer ;-))
I do have slow computers to. Fortunately they build packages while I do
Christoph Badura www.netbsd.org
Anything that can be done in O(N) can be done in O(N^2).
-- Ralf Schuettau (after looking at a particular piece of code)