Subject: Re: bootstrap-pkgsrc tools updated
To: Rob Quinn <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: grant beattie <grant@NetBSD.org>
Date: 09/16/2003 03:29:06
On Mon, Sep 15, 2003 at 11:54:53AM -0400, Rob Quinn wrote:
> > I've just imported the latest versions of libnbcompat, mtree, pax,
> > pkg_install and tnftp into bootstrap-pkgsrc for your enjoyment.
> When I install bootstap-pkgsrc on a new machine, most of those components
> don't show up as installed packages. How am I supposed to know when they get
> out of date?
we should make the appropriate pkgs register themselves as being
installed - there are internal pkgsrc checks for the pkg_install
version, but the others should be registered. I'll look at this.
> Also, I put bootstrap-pkgsrc on another Solaris8 machine last week and it
> started installing everything as root:root. My original Solaris8 pkgsrc box
> installs everything as bin:bin. As far as I can tell, they are both configured
> the same. They have the same mk.conf. How do I make the old one use root:root
> like the new one?
I'm not sure - is there any mention of 'root' or 'bin' in