Subject: packaging software that installs "per-user"
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: None <email@example.com>
Date: 09/27/2001 16:04:15
There are a number of pieces of software I've come across that install
"per-user". That is, the installation process is designed to install
files into a user's home directory -- there is no "system-wide"
installation option -- so each user ends up with a separate
installation. I'd like to package a couple of these, but I'm at a
loss as to what approach to take.
Is there an existing NetBSD package with "per-user" installation
characteristics? I was hoping I could work off of someone else's
approach if something similar has been done already.
One example of such software is "a modified version of C alice":