Subject: Re: 2 pkgsrc questions
To: Georges Heinesch <email@example.com>
From: Jukka Marin <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 05/21/2001 22:12:07
On Mon, May 21, 2001 at 08:51:24PM +0100, Georges Heinesch wrote:
> 1. I have NetBSD with pkgsrc installed on 2 computers ("amiga" and
> "dimension") on a LAN. One of them ("amiga") holds the distfiles. I
> don't want to download the distfiles twice. What must I enter in
> the /etc/mk.conf file of "dimension" in order to use the distfiles
> from the other computer
How about NFS mounting the disk that holds distfiles from amiga to dimension?
That's what I do, anyway. :)
> 2. Suppose I would like to update a package, then the "old"
> distfiles remain in /etc/pkgsrc/distfiles. How can I (apart from
> doing it manually) delete these obsolete old archives when updating
> a package to a newer version?
Dunno. It would be nice if this was automatic..