Subject: Re: NetBSD 2.0 packages + pkg_add bug
To: None <>
From: Aaron J. Grier <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 12/27/2004 09:49:06
On Mon, Dec 27, 2004 at 09:41:35AM -0800, Jeremy C. Reed wrote:
> On Sun, 26 Dec 2004, Bruno Saverio Delbono wrote:
> > Actually there is an inherent logic bug within pkg_add then. It
> > should be able to recognize that this package does not exist and
> > exit gracefully.
> Please file a PR about this.
> One technique that I use is to download all the packages ahead of time
> and then run pkg_add against local packages.

is it possible to find out ahead of time which binary packages will be
needed if you don't have an unpacked pkgsrc tree sitting around?

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