Subject: Re: building package tarball without installing
To: Mirian Crzig Lennox <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 03/14/2000 18:28:42
On Tue, 14 Mar 2000, Mirian Crzig Lennox wrote:
> Slightly.  Now pkg_create can't create the package because it can't
> find the files. 
> However, it does point me in the right direction.  Thanks!

Oh well.

> So, it seems like building a package without installing it is not something
> which is typically done under the NetBSD package system.  I guess my next
> question is: would this be a desirable feature for people other than myself
> to have?

Sure, why not.

 - Hubert

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