Subject: Re: Can't build kdelibs
To: Paul Hoffman <>
From: None <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 01/06/2001 04:08:56

On Thu, 4 Jan 2001, Paul Hoffman wrote:

> At 5:11 AM +0100 1/5/01, Hubert Feyrer wrote:
> >OK, let's fix this in the right place... where did you get the idea to set
> >LOCALBASE from?
> Section 2.4.2 of Packages.txt. A note about not using "pkg_add <URI>"
> at that point would be good, but I still think that a note in the
> README saying "if you have changed LOCALBASE, don't use pkg_add
> <URI>" is needed to.
> Another thought: can pkg_add be changed to not allow a user who has a
> different LOCALBASE to add by URI, or at least force them to do so
> with an additional command line option like "-d" for danger?
> --Paul Hoffman

Hubert Feyrer <>