Subject: Re: "make install" owerwrites files without asking
To: None <>
From: Joerg Sonnenberger <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 06/29/2005 15:04:18
On Wed, Jun 29, 2005 at 02:49:56PM +0200, Geert Hendrickx wrote:
> A solution for this could be based on FAKE installs, like OpenBSD Ports
> have.  The packages own "make install" is done to a temporary directory,
> then a package is created, and this package is pkg_add'ed on the system 
> (in NetBSD make package needs a make install first, which is sometimes 
> not desirable).  

I'll be implementing that soon.