Subject: Re: bulk build w/ libkver?
To: grant beattie <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 10/02/2004 15:28:13
On Sat, 2 Oct 2004, grant beattie wrote:
>> OK... can we be sure that nothing removes the LD_PRELOAD entry from $ENV?
>> (I presume you didn't really test the above, and verified that it works,
>> esp. with some OSVERSION_SPECIFIC pkgs? :)
> I've tested it to the point where I can build -1-5, -1-6 and -2-0 pkgs
> on my -current workstation with no trouble at all.
> I think there are still ways to determine the real running kernel
> version (sysctl, maybe), but I don't know what if anything exploits
> that.

Well, if the OSVERSION_SPECIFIC pkgs work, that's enough then for me.
How far is the pkgsrc-XML move, so we can document this then? :)

  - Hubert

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