Subject: Re: Bulk builds of pkgsrc-2005Q3 branch?
To: Hauke Fath <hauke@Espresso.Rhein-Neckar.DE>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 10/01/2005 10:52:47
On Fri, Sep 30, 2005 at 10:59:26PM +0200, Hauke Fath wrote:
> At 22:33 Uhr +0200 30.9.2005, Manuel Bouyer wrote:
> >> Is nobody else running a chrooted bulk build of pkgsrc-2005Q3 ATM?
> >
> >I do, for 1.6.2 and 2.0 on x86, 2.0 on sparc. No problems ...
> Thanks for the reply...
> Did you set up the sandbox from scratch, or re-use an older setup?

I used the setup I had for 2005Q2. But it shouldn't matter as I remove
/usr/pkg and /var/db/pkg each time before starting a new build.

> Do you
> do the  mk/bulk/mksandbox null-mount dance, or do you untar a full NetBSD
> distribution in the sandbox?

I untar the binary sets, and I also use libkver (I build the 1.6.2 and 2.0
binary packages on a system running 2.1_BETA).

Manuel Bouyer <>
     NetBSD: 26 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference