Subject: Re: alternate pkg tree
To: James K. Lowden <>
From: Julio Merino <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 11/08/2002 09:52:28
On Thu, 7 Nov 2002 21:26:05 -0500
"James K. Lowden" <> wrote:

> I've left out some things, not least of which is X11 and /etc.  Maybe
> chroot(8) is an answer here, but as I'm a friend of the environment and
> have no experience as warden, I'm hoping some combination of pkgsrc magic
> can accomplish what I'm trying to do.  

Take a look to pkgtools/pkg_comp too. You can set it up to build a set of
packages in a chroot tree and then use pkg_add to add them to your real

Julio Merino ( <>