Subject: Re: pkg/12385: pkgsrc/mail/majordomo conflicts with
To: None <>
From: Masao Uebayashi <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 03/12/2001 13:53:54
> >Description:
> 	pkgsrc/mail/majordomo and pkgsrc/pkgtools/digest both installs
> 	PREFIX/man/man1/digest.1.

Why don't we maintain all the PLIST with a _real_ database system?
There will come a time sooner or later when more PLIST conficts occur.

The pkgsrc have limited name space of file/directory under
${LOCAL_BASE} and ${X11_BASE}. Collecting all of the PLIST and test if
no confliction exists seems to make some sense to me. Solving a
confliction only when found is an ad-hoc solution and should be


Masao Uebayashi <>