Subject: pkg_install/DESCR and COMMENT and HOMEPAGE ?
To: None <>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 09/10/2003 17:57:02
Is this okay?

Or does someone have a better DESCR and COMMENT for pkgsrc used on a
variety of operating systems in general?

--- pkgtools/pkg_install//DESCR	2003/09/09 13:34:17	1.3
+++ pkgtools/pkg_install//DESCR	2003/09/11 00:52:44
@@ -1,3 +1,13 @@
+This package includes the package installation and administration tools:
+pkg_add - a utility for installing and upgrading software packages
+pkg_admin - perform various administrative tasks to the pkg system
+pkg_create - a utility for creating software package distributions
+pkg_delete - a utility for deleting previously installed software packages
+pkg_info - a utility for displaying information on software packages
+pkg_view - a utility for managing package views
+linkfarm - a utility for managing symbolic links to package files
 This is a copy of NetBSD-current's pkg_* tools in a format which
 is able to be installed as a package.  To prevent deinstallation,
 they don't register themselves as a package.  On NetBSD, they simply

Index: pkgtools/pkg_install//Makefile
RCS file: /cvsroot/pkgsrc/pkgtools/pkg_install/Makefile,v
retrieving revision 1.81
diff -b -u -r1.81 Makefile
--- pkgtools/pkg_install//Makefile	2003/09/02 22:34:04	1.81
+++ pkgtools/pkg_install//Makefile	2003/09/11 00:52:44
@@ -14,8 +14,8 @@
 DISTFILES=		# empty

-COMMENT=		NetBSD-current's pkg_* tools
+COMMENT=		Package installation and administration tools

 USE_BUILDLINK2=		# defined

   Jeremy C. Reed