Subject: Re: pkgsrc vs mk.conf
To: Quentin Garnier <>
From: Nathan J. Williams <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 03/24/2005 20:01:40
Quentin Garnier <> writes:

> And, indeed, in NetBSD, what makes things go wrong is the fact that both
> pkgsrc and the system, which are distinct, use a common configuration
> file.

How about we kill off /etc/mk.conf entirely? I've never liked the idea
of setting options for a development tool at a system-wide
level. Per-user, maybe. Per-build-tree, certainly. But per machine?
Get rid of it.

        - Nathan