Subject: Re: /usr/pkg/src (Re: Changing from /var/db/pkg)
To: Geert Hendrickx <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 03/04/2005 12:20:51
On Fri, 4 Mar 2005, Geert Hendrickx wrote:
> Another proposal; would it make sense to move /usr/pkgsrc to /usr/pkg/src
> (analogue to usr/src) ?

That would be /usr/pkg/src then.

pkgsrc can be placed anywhere, and the default of /usr/pkgsrc was chosen.
Personally, I would feel uneasy with sharing the pkgsrc tree over NFS 
with your suggestion of /usr/pkg/src.

  - Hubert

Never change a running system. Never change a working default.