Subject: Re: package into /usr/pkgsrc/packages.${MACHINE_ARCH} if ${OBJMACHINE}
To: Bill Sommerfeld <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 12/05/1999 22:19:16
On Sun, 5 Dec 1999, Bill Sommerfeld wrote:
> to whack the files on each builder in different ways.  Please propose
> an alternate solution if you don't like any of what I've suggested.

The os-version/machine-arch approach is fine for, for users
i think only machine-archis ok. Esp. users tracking -current will end up
with too many dirs and given that we maintain backward compatibility,
packages for different OS versions should be able to be thrown together.
Folks experiencing a a.out->ELF transition may want to set things for
their own. 


(Please take this as a suggestion, not as a proposal :-)

 - Hubert

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