Subject: Re: pkgsrc on Solaris
To: Robert Lillack <email@example.com>
From: Chris Jepeway <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 10/07/2004 12:37:48
On Oct 7, 2004, at 11:14 AM, Robert Lillack wrote:
> One thing that could be useful to achive this goal (half of the
> packages work) is manually setting
> in /etc/mk.conf *after* installing gawk from pkgsrc. Also, many
> packages seem to have trouble with Solaris' sed and need
> USE_GNU_TOOLS+=sed in their Makefile. I'm going to report these,
> if I find the time.
AWK=/usr/xpg4/bin/awk ( aka nawk )
work instead? As for sed, would
handle it? I realize the Solaris pkgsrc
bootstrapping might obviate all of this, but
seems like using the native stuff is...more friendly.