Subject: Re: Generating .tgz With Installed Packages
To: Daniel Bolgheroni <email@example.com>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 09/17/2004 17:13:50
On Fri, 17 Sep 2004, Daniel Bolgheroni wrote:
> > The normal way to create packages is to run "make package". This can
> > be done if you haven't cleaned out the pkgsrc directories.
> Fine! But what about creating packages of dependencies too?
If not installed yet, then "make package" will package up the dependencies
after it installs them.
> As I compiled firefox-gtk2 earlier, it was very fast to create the
> package. But it didn't create for dependencies too. I tried to set
> PKG_DEPENDS=yes in /etc/mk.conf but without success.
I don't think PKG_DEPENDS is used anywhere. I do see it mention in
documentation, but I can't find its use. (Does anyone know why it is in
After the fact, there is not an automated way to do it yet, other than
pkg_tarup_all to package all.
Jeremy C. Reed
technical support & remote administration