Subject: Re: is there still need for devel/bmake and devel/mk-files?
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <email@example.com>
Date: 06/07/2003 17:55:35
On Sun, 8 Jun 2003, Julio Merino wrote:
> "Julien T. Letessier" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > This brings up an issue: on non-NetBSD systems, having the boostrap tools
> > registered as packages possibly causes the system to shoot itself in the foot:
> > what about 'pkg_delete pax' on a machine that doesn't have eitheir 'tar' or
> > 'pax'?
> There is something in pkgsrc to specify that a given package cannot be
> uninstalled, iirc. (Jeremy? I think you use it.)
10.32 Packages which should not be deleted, once installed
This will be used by pkg_install once PKGTOOLS_REQD is increased.
(Hopefully, this is remembered.)
Jeremy C. Reed