Subject: Re: pkg_comp interrupted--and then continued. Possible without
To: None <tech-pkg@NetBSD.org>
From: Julio M. Merino Vidal <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 04/17/2004 09:50:55
On Fri, 16 Apr 2004 15:54:16 -0700
Marc Tooley <netbsdMLpostNO@SPAM.quake.ca> wrote:
> I was trying to rebuild a huge chunk of packages to replace my currently
> aging packages and have been using pkg_comp (with great success I might
> Unfortunately I realized at one point that the "pkg_comp build [list of
> pkgs]" I was using must be interrupted because I had forgotten to get
> it to build my most-wanted packages first.
> Silly me, I control-C'd.
> All the temporary objs in the workobj directory disappeared.
Really? It shouldn't do that (there is no code to do it), and I wonder how
Anyway, to build big sets of packages, you may want to use the 'auto' target,
instead of 'build'. When you have set it up, start a build with:
and, if you cancel it with ^C, you can resume it later with
pkg_comp auto resume
Julio M. Merino Vidal <email@example.com>
The NetBSD Project - http://www.NetBSD.org/