Subject: Re: firefox 1.0.1 behaviour changed badly on current/i386
To: Steven M. Bellovin <email@example.com>
From: Soren Jacobsen <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 03/15/2005 12:24:22
On Mar 15, 2005, at 12:03 PM, Steven M. Bellovin wrote:
> In message <20050315195251.GA986@hanele.ics.muni.cz>, Jachym Holecek
>>>>> How do other folks deal with such issues?
>>>> Always check for important messages _after_ you've installed a
>>>> not during the install:
>>>> $ /usr/sbin/pkg_info -D firefox-gtk2
>>> That doesn't work very well for dependent packages installed
>>> automatically -- they've long-since scrolled by.
>> Using PKGSRC_MESSAGE_RECIPIENTS might help.
Yep. I proposed, maybe a year ago (or longer?) to set it to root by
default. There was resistance, though.
> Where is this variable documented? I don't see it in pkgsrc.txt or
> 'man packages'.
It's documented in pkgsrc/mk/defaults/mk.conf. We should probably note
it elsewhere, though.