Subject: Re: pkgviews
To: James K. Lowden <>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 04/02/2003 22:55:35
On Thu, 3 Apr 2003, James K. Lowden wrote:

> Well, the operation was a success, but the patient died.  I built
> editors/manedit in my sandbox, but I can't install the binary package
> because of dependencies (without deinstalling half my workstation).  And I
> can't run it from inside the chroot because it can't connect to its
> $DISPLAY.  Hmph.

You should be able to do X over network. In my chroot testing, I use X
(after I allow it).

> That led me to thinking about pkgviews, which I could swear I remember
> seeing a writeup about on the website, but if it's there now, my eyes are
> failing me.

Please tell us how it goes. Thanks.

   Jeremy C. Reed