Subject: Re: How do I specify a directory tree for installing one package
To: Paul Hoffman <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 11/12/2000 05:54:02
On Sat, 11 Nov 2000, Paul Hoffman wrote:
> Yipes. So, if I want to update one of the binaries that come in my 
> NetBSD version (such as bind), I can't do it easily through pkgsrc? 
> That seems like a misfeature in the pkgsrc concept.

The goal of pkgsrc is (and was) not to handle system programs.

 - Hubert

Hubert Feyrer <>