Subject: Re: pkg_chk that does not need pkgsrc
To: None <tech-pkg@NetBSD.org>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 01/28/2005 11:47:32
On Fri, 28 Jan 2005, Hubert Feyrer wrote:
> On Fri, 28 Jan 2005, David Brownlee wrote:
> > I've updated pkg_chk not not need pkgsrc when used with -b, so
> > you can copy a set of binary packages, pkg_chk, and pkgchk.conf
> > to a remote machine and run it there.
> > I wondered if anyone would like to have a look/test?
> Can it be made to not require downloading the binaries before it's decided
> which ones are needed? Like, "look, there's a bunch of binary pkgs from
> the latest bulk build on ftp.NetBSD.org, update!".
> First downloading some 5GB of pkgs if you don't need them is ... yuck. :)
Maybe take advantage of
?? (It is 945572 bytes.)
Jeremy C. Reed
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