Subject: Re: Packaging Questions
To: None <>
From: Julio Merino <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 02/06/2003 16:33:50
On Thu, 6 Feb 2003 10:23:00 -0500
Jan Schaumann <> wrote:

> I'd suggest creating a sandbox for your builds.  See
> /usr/pkgsrc/Packages.txt for details on how to set up a sandboxed
> bulk-build.  Note that this approach can also be used to build
> individual packages (ie non-bulk).
> In fact, on one of my machines I use the DESTDIR I used to build a new
> userland as a sandbox by chroot'ing into it.

My suggestion is to use pkgtools/pkg_comp to build packages inside a
sandbox ;)

Julio M. Merino Vidal <>
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