Subject: Re: INET6
To: Marc Recht <>
From: Douwe Kiela <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 05/21/2003 17:34:18
Marc Recht wrote:

>> since IPv6 is getting more populair wouldn't it be a good idea to 
>> have an
>> mk.conf option ' INET6' so that if you have this in your mk.conf pkgsrc
>> will automatically installed Ipv6 version (a good example of this is the
>> postfix INET6 mk.conf options would would then be deprecated by this
>> newer one). It would require you to set this value only once and not for
>> every package that you want to install a INET6 version of. What do you
>> guys think?
> There's USE_INET6 already which a lot of packages "understand".
> Regards,
> Marc
> mundus es fabu
> la

Ok, I didn't know about that.. but then the questions arises... Why 
doesn't postfix use this feature?