Subject: Re: More pkgviews
To: Daniel Debertin <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <email@example.com>
Date: 10/09/2004 18:13:36
On Sat, 9 Oct 2004, Daniel Debertin wrote:
> I am just starting to use pkgviews under both NetBSD and Solaris and
> am enjoying it. However many of the packages don't yet support
> pkgviews, which is disappointing.
Some need to be tested. And some have some problems with shared files that
we need to resolve.
> How does one get a package to support pkgviews? Provided the task
> isn't too far above my head, I'd like to help.
The easiest thing is to add pkgviews for each package:
PKG_INSTALLATION_TYPES= overwrite pkgviews
Then test and let us know.
Also read mk/buildlink3/PKGVIEWS_UG.
Jeremy C. Reed
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