Subject: Re: goals for NetBSD binary packages
To: Jan Schaumann <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 04/30/2005 20:55:04
On Sat, 30 Apr 2005, Jan Schaumann wrote:
> Oh, of course, this is all caveat emptor.  But it's a time saver if you
> have a reasonably fast machine of one architecture and some slower archs
> of another, if you, the user, claim to know what you're doing. ;-)

As this is more likely not the case, some tests should be put in that make 
sure the data was created on the same OS/kernel/whatever than it's used 
later on.

  - Hubert

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