Subject: Re: tracking freebsd/openbsd pkg_?
To: William Allen Simpson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Juan RP <email@example.com>
Date: 09/28/2003 00:30:24
On Sat, 27 Sep 2003 18:22:55 -0400
William Allen Simpson <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> "Jeremy C. Reed" wrote:
> > Is there some feature that you want?
> Well, last June I posted pkg/21980 for the capability of using, for
> example, `pkg_add screen` or `pkg_add misc/screen` and it would find
> a binary package, or FTP/CVS just the appropriate pkgsrc (without all
> the rest), and compile and install.
> I know that others have this capability, so I thought I'd take a look,
> assuming I'm not tromping in somebody here's territory. So, I asked.
I just read your PR and I was searching your patch, but I can't find anything.
BTW have you tried:
$ pkg_add <your_package>
Yeah, FreeBSD has the '-r' option ... but we have the same using PKG_PATH more
Juan RP <juan AT xtraeme DOT UnixBSD DOT org>