Subject: Re: Dependencies, including "make update" issues.
To: Rhialto <>
From: Geert Hendrickx <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 07/01/2005 23:52:38
On Fri, Jul 01, 2005 at 05:55:12PM +0200, Rhialto wrote:
> On Thu 30 Jun 2005 at 16:38:39 -0500, Richard Rauch wrote:
> > How practical would it be to automate a kind of recursive "make
> > replace"?
> pkg_hack was great, but changes to pkgsrc make that it probably does not
> work any more. I still think it should be officially integrated after a
> few small improvements.

I never used this, but have seen it mentioned quite often.  What did it do?
How did it work?