Subject: Re: pkg_add/PKG_PATH
To: Jun-ichiro itojun Hagino <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 03/13/2001 17:10:59
On Wed, 14 Mar 2001, Jun-ichiro itojun Hagino wrote:
> 	until recently, I did not know the following things:
> 	- by setting $PKG_PATH, pkg_add will pull compiled binary packages
> 	  from ftp server automagically
> 	- pkg_add can add compiled binary packages recursively
> 	i believe these features are too cool, and i believe users need
> 	to be informed better about these!

That's what I've tried a bit... dunno how to force it harder.

(Then again I have the strong feeling that the 'install dependencies too'
is broken in latest pkg_install tools again. I didn't get to debug it. :/)

 - Hubert

Hubert Feyrer <>