Subject: Re: can't extract while in sandbox
To: None <tech-pkg@NetBSD.ORG>
From: MLH <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 10/27/2003 17:58:47
Jeff Rizzo wrote:
> 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).
> 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)

Use pkg_chk with pkg_comp to do bulk builds. I use it to build/update
binary packages and then update nodes from the binary packages
only. Unfortunately, at the moment quite a few packages are broken
so it likely won't work right now (at least for -current/gcc3.3.1).