Subject: Re: Why pkgsrc "sucks"
To: D'Arcy J.M. Cain <>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 08/24/2005 23:57:59
On Wed, 24 Aug 2005, D'Arcy J.M. Cain wrote:

> >  * no continously running build system apart from the individual efforts
> >    of pkgsrc developers
> I would call that a plus.  We aren't dependent on a single tester and
> the idiosyncracies of their system.

Really, though, it would be nice to have an *official* continuous bulk build
system in place.  Krister and others have been doing a great job kicking
them off by hand, but having a continuous rebuild running (in addition to
the manual bulk builds) would be a nice thing.

-- Todd Vierling <> <> <>