Subject: Re: IMPORTANT user-visible change to pkgsrc related to config files
To: Sean Davis <>
From: Johnny Lam <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 11/25/2001 15:20:55
On Sun, Nov 25, 2001 at 06:10:06PM -0500, Sean Davis wrote:
> Is it feasable to add something to <package>/Makefile that will contain the
> full string name of the package? for example, perl-5.6.1nb6? That would help
> me a lot, and I imagine other programs that check pkgsrc stuff would find it
> useful too.

${PKGNAME} contains what you want.


	-- Johnny Lam <>