Subject: Re: add builder and build date to +BUILD_INFO
To: Hubert Feyrer <email@example.com>
From: grant beattie <grant@NetBSD.org>
Date: 10/09/2003 09:41:40
On Thu, Oct 09, 2003 at 01:29:45AM +0200, Hubert Feyrer wrote:
> On Wed, 8 Oct 2003, Jeremy C. Reed wrote:
> > What do you think about have +BUILD_INFO include a BUILDER field with
> > user@hostname:/path/to/pkgsrc and a BUILD_DATE field with the time and
> > date of .install_done ??
> sounds good to me!
> It would be nice to start thinking about an interface to pkg_info(1) to
> retrieve single variables from the BUILD_INFO file, e.g.
> $ pkg_info -Q BUILDER,BUILD_DATE,OS_VERSION tcsh
> OS_VERSION= 1.5
> BUILDER= firstname.lastname@example.org:/usr/pkgsrc/shells/tcsh
> BUILD_DATA= whatever
similar to 'show-vars', if you're asking for variables, you already
know what their names are (we hope), so printing the name is
superfluous .. just my 2c :)