Subject: password prompting for pkgsrc (was Re: opera trouble.)
To: =?iso-8859-1?q?C=E9sar=20Catri=E1n?= <>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 12/23/2002 09:31:38
On Mon, 23 Dec 2002, [iso-8859-1] C=E9sar Catri=E1n wrote:

> It is annoying to install packages at pkgsrc as user.
> The system ask you the password several times, if the
> package needs many stuff.

Some people use sudo (or super or similar) to manage this.
Try installing security/sudo, configuring it for you (or the user you do
pkgsrc with), and then set SU=3D/usr/pkg/bin/sudo in your mk.conf.

Good luck,

   Jeremy C. Reed