Subject: Re: pkg_select updates
To: None <>
From: Ian Zagorskih <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 02/17/2005 19:00:39
On Thursday 17 February 2005 18:02, iMil wrote:
> Hi,
> i've made some important addons / changes to pkg_select, among them :
> . installed packages administration
> . dependencies browsing
> . partial Makefile includes handling
> . PKG_DBDIR and PKGSRCDIR env. variables handling
> . manpage
> . various cosmetic changes, like scrollbar, popups, info messages etc..
> next step, along with bugfixes, will be to import Peter Postma's pkgfind
> code into pkg_select so it can make pkgsrc full search.
> Of course i really need some testing, so if you have some minutes, feel
> free to cvs -d co pkg_select
> Any suggestions are very welcome

Looks great for me, nice app :)

Just one note: over NFS/eth 100MBit on PIV2.4GHz it "selects" wip packages 
mmm.. i'v been waiting for three minutes at this moment :) IMHO some minor 
enhancements in IO probably still needed.

// wbr