Subject: Re: make package but not if it's installed
To: Andrew Brown <>
From: Thomas Klausner <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 04/03/2003 08:26:31
On Wed, Apr 02, 2003 at 09:33:11PM -0500, Andrew Brown wrote:
> is there an analog to this that can be used to build/install/package a
> package, or does nothing if the package is already installed?

The code that does this currently uses cookies in the work directory
for finding out if building/installing/packaging already happened.

What would you want to have for installed/packaged packages?
pkg_info -e should answer the first question, and ls the second :)