Subject: Re: daemontools from a binary package.
To: tim <>
From: Thomas Klausner <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 05/25/2004 12:27:31
On Tue, May 25, 2004 at 12:02:05AM -0600, tim wrote:
> Since I can't seem to be able to install daemontools using bmake I 
> downloaded the binary package from the ftp site. pkg_add fails thusly.
> pkg_add /Users/tim/daemontools-0.70.tgz
> pkg_add: read_plist: bad command '@src /usr/pkg'

It seems you tried to install a NetBSD (/macppc?) package for
daemontools on Mac OS X.  AFAIK there are no binary packages for
Mac OS X, and you cannot install NetBSD packages on Mac OS X. That
is, perhaps you can, but that won't help you since they won't work.