Subject: Re: pkgsrc vs. Fink vs. DarwinPorts?
To: Antoine Reilles <>
From: Malcolm Herbert <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 10/12/2005 10:48:34
On Tue, Oct 11, 2005 at 01:35:35PM +0200, Antoine Reilles wrote:
|On Oct 11, 2005, at 12:53 PM, Charlie Allom wrote:
|>No one will use pkgsrc on OS X until the problems with case
|>sensitivity are fixed. If pkgsrc does this then you'll find a much
|>speedier adoption rate.
|I do !

I do also, however having to remember to mount the ufs disk image
with /usr/pkg in it manually at boot is a real pain - this method was
suggested as a way to get around the case problems, but it's not perfect

so what in pkgsrc requires names with different cases?

Malcolm Herbert
Computer Support Officer
School of Geosciences
Monash University
ph 9905 4881