Subject: Re: Local package mods
To: D'Arcy J.M. Cain <email@example.com>
From: Hubert Feyrer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 02/25/2000 23:03:25
On Fri, 25 Feb 2000, D'Arcy J.M. Cain wrote:
> My question is this. Is there a mechanism to include local modifications
> to packages in the package system and if not, is there any interest in
> setting something like that up?
There's the concept of setting SITE_SPECIFIC_PKGS, HOST_SPECIFIC_PKGS,
GROUP_SPECIFIC_PKGS and USER_SPECIFIC_PKGS in /etc/mk.conf, see
pkgsrc/Makefile. Just drop your pkg in pkgsrc/local/foo, and add all the
pkgs you want to one of the variables, including local/foo.
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