Subject: Re: User's guide to pkgviews (experimental!)
To: Johnny C. Lam <>
From: Juan RP <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 01/06/2004 08:11:29
On Tue, 6 Jan 2004 06:50:39 +0000
"Johnny C. Lam" <> wrote:

> I've attached a start of a user's guide to using pkgviews for those
> users who wish to experiment with the new functionality in pkgsrc.

> The following commands will install both pkgsrc/www/lynx and
> pkgsrc/www/lynx-current onto the same system using pkgviews:

>	cd /usr/pkgsrc/www/lynx; make install
>	cd /usr/pkgsrc/www/lynx-current; make install PKGVIEWS=devel

> The stable version of lynx ( is linked into the standard
> view, while the -current version of lynx ( is linked into
> the "devel" view. 

I have question about this.... in the example you are using different
directory (views directory I think)  to install lynx and lynx-current, but do we
can to install them into the same directory? e.g:

$ cd lynx; make install
$ cd lynx-current; make install

Juan RP <juan AT xtraeme DOT unixbsd DOT org>