Subject: Re: pkg_install change proposals
To: YAMAMOTO Takashi <>
From: Alistair Crooks <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 07/10/2002 14:22:20
On Wed, Jul 10, 2002 at 06:14:44PM +0900, YAMAMOTO Takashi wrote:
> hi.
> i want to change pkg_install as followings.
> (primarily in order to simplify code and behavior)
> any comments/objections?
> - remove PKG_ADD_BASE handling code.

This would be great, thanks.

> - don't prefer local pkgs over remote ones.

Personally, I don't like this at all - I prefer local packages over remote
ones all the time.

> - don't search pkgs in current directory if PKG_PATH is specified.

Again, I'd feel happier leaving the current behaviour as it is - is there
any specific reason that you want to change it?