Subject: Re: Continuing pkgtools version problems...
To: None <>
From: Masao Uebayashi <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 03/09/2001 09:42:04
> 'pkgtools/pkg_install' is not a package so that you can't pkg_delete
> it.

I missed a follow-up by himself, sorry.

We may be confused about what a package is. It seems wrong to me that
what is NOT a package (NO_PACKAGE=...) exists as a package
(pkgsrc/foo/bar). How about providing 'pkg_install' simply as a binary
tar ball. IIRC, FreeBSD does like so.


Masao Uebayashi <>