Subject: Re: Generating .tgz With Installed Packages
To: Daniel Bolgheroni <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 09/17/2004 12:46:25
On Fri, 17 Sep 2004, Daniel Bolgheroni wrote:
> OK, I reinstalled NetBSD, and now, even with a new installation, I get
> the same errors. I don't have any idea of what's this problem, and why
> they were installed succesfully once. It's very strange.

Some example errors & context would be useful.

> # pkg_tarup -a -d . [package_name]

What's -a? Maybe try pkg_tarup_all (unless -a runs that).

> P.S.: Strangely, I'm getting the hostname set to "linux", even don't
> changing anything. This is another "problem" I've noticed. I wouldn't
> notice if hostname was set to "netbsd".


 - Hubert

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