Subject: Re: why does pstree install as bin/proctree ?
To: None <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 04/28/2005 14:24:06
On Thu, 28 Apr 2005, Geert Hendrickx wrote:
> They are not the same.  In fact, sysutils/psmisc requires procfs to be
> mounted, whereas sysutils/pstree does not.  That's why I prefer the
> latter.  I'll just rename it to pstree manually. :-)

I guess pkgsrc/sysutils/pstree should either be renamed to .../proctree,
or the binary (etc.) installed by the pstree package be renamed to 
"pstree", and a conflict for psmisc added.

I've wondered about that inconsistency several times too, but never got 
bothered enough to change it.

  - Hubert