Subject: Re: How to quarterly releases?
To: Geert Hendrickx <>
From: D'Arcy J.M. Cain <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 11/08/2005 08:34:41
On Tue, 8 Nov 2005 14:16:55 +0100
Geert Hendrickx <> wrote:
> So your PKG_SYSCONFDIR points to somewhere outside /usr/pkg ?  That could
> also leave obosolete files around sooner or later, as you never pkg_delete
> anything with your method.  

No, I leave the untouched files in the pkg directory.  The only files I
move out are those that I manually modify.  In those cases I modify the
startup script to use the -f or -c flag or whatever the alternate
config file option is for that program.

D'Arcy J.M. Cain <>