Subject: Re: Coexistence of pkgsrc and non-pkgsrc on Solaris
To: Alan Barrett <>
From: Geert Hendrickx <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 10/26/2005 14:35:41
On Wed, Oct 26, 2005 at 02:20:13PM +0200, Alan Barrett wrote:
> On Wed, 26 Oct 2005, Geert Hendrickx wrote:
> > If it's only for adding a few packages not included in the
> > repository, I wouldn't bother setting up pkgsrc and
> > teaching it to use external dependencies.  Just install those packages
> > from source under /usr/local and package them up using gensolpkg.
> That would work just fine for my purposes.  How do I make gensolpkg
> bundle up files that didn't come from pkgsrc?

Oh, I wasn't even aware of the fact that gensolpkg was a pkgsrc utility.
I thought it was just some generic tar-em-up utility on Solaris.  
Sorry, I don't know the answer then. :-)