Subject: Re: another word on 'digest'
To: None <>
From: Masao Uebayashi <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 03/09/2001 10:25:27
> if it's not included into pkg_install because it has a much wider focus, I
> wonder why it was placed in pkgsrc/pkgtools.

IMHO, if 'digest' is needed by the pkgsrc system itself, 'digest'
should be included in the base source distribution like /bin/sh and
/usr/bin/make. It should be also distributed as a binary tar ball (NOT
package!) for users using releases.


Masao Uebayashi <>