Subject: Re: pkg/10835: Package upgrade procedure sucks
To: David Brownlee <email@example.com>
From: Hubert Feyrer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 08/17/2000 01:16:54
On Wed, 16 Aug 2000, David Brownlee wrote:
> For those who have the disk space and time to burn, how about
> an option to build everything in a chroot'ed environment,
> including making binary packages. The upgrade pass could then be
> a 'pkg_delete ...', followed by 'pkg_add ...'. Note - this would
> be an option...
Upgrading via binary packages is not an option, but mandatory.
Or do we hand out compiled versions of the OS as an option next?
NetBSD - because Unix isn't just #include <linux.h>, i386, ILP32, ELF, ...!