Subject: Re: gensolpkg: relax 9-character package name length limit.
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Klaus Heinz <email@example.com>
Date: 10/20/2005 20:47:27
Bill Sommerfeld wrote:
> There have been updates to the solaris package tools (including binary
> patches for all currently supported releases) which relax the
> 9-character package name limit to 32 characters. The driving factor for
If I remember correctly, Solaris 8 is the earliest release pkgsrc really
supports nowadays, though I think I read about someone trying it out with
Looking on sunsolve, I found:
If this is correct, then even Solaris 7 seems to be able to handle
longer package names.
I would like gensolpkg handling longer names.