Subject: Re: can't extract while in sandbox
To: None <>
From: Jeff Rizzo <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 10/27/2003 11:00:00
I can vouch for the usefulness of "pkg_comp".  The only thing I haven't
yet figured out is how to get it to do bulk builds.  (Then again,
I haven't played with it in a while)


On Mon, Oct 27, 2003 at 04:13:00PM +0100, wrote:
> On Mon, Oct 27, 2003 at 03:29:57AM -0500, James K. Lowden wrote:
> > I'm trying to set up a pkgsrc sandbox.  I've done most of the work, and
> > along the way I've constructed a Makefile that might be generalizable. 
> > But atm I'm stuck.  
> You may want to check pkgsrc/pkgtools/pkg_comp, a script to automatically
> create sandboxes and build packages inside them (among other things).
> Cheers
> -- 
> Julio M. Merino Vidal <>
> The NetBSD Project -

Jeff Rizzo