Subject: Re: Perl gets build even if installed on non-NetBSD platforms with
To: None <>
From: Jonathan Schleifer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 07/25/2005 14:52:15
Hubert Feyrer <> wrote:

> That perl sure is fine when just perl is needed. But when perl modules
> are  about to be installed, this may lead to problems eventually, as
> it's not  known in what condition that perl is, exactly. We ran into
> many problems  with software from outside pkgsrc, and decided to use
> most things from  pkgsrc (with a few exceptions).

Ok, sounds logical. I'll remove the perl in /usr then and symlink
pkgsrc's one to /usr.