Subject: Re: Smarter make update / pkg_chk algo
To: None <>
From: David Brownlee <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 05/24/2005 23:15:57
On Wed, 25 May 2005, Geert Hendrickx wrote:

> On Tue, May 24, 2005 at 05:49:56PM +0100, David Brownlee wrote:
>> 	It also now works against binary packages.
> An important criterium for a binary package updating script: does it
> work without a local pkgsrc tree?  pkg_chk needs one, and I think this
> is a drawback.

  	pkg_chk used to need a local pkgsrc tree, but that was rectified
  	in January of this year. This latest change also enables pkg_chk
  	-u to work against a set of binary packages.

  		David/absolute       -- No hype required --