Subject: Re: pkgsrc calls pkgchk on Solaris
To: None <email@example.com>
From: grant beattie <grant@NetBSD.org>
Date: 11/20/2005 11:53:17
On Sun, Nov 20, 2005 at 12:39:03AM +0000, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> > you can use the mksandbox script in mk/bulk for creating your chroot
> > jail, which includes /var/sadm (read-only) for this reason.
> > grant.
> OK, that's cool, I was getting a bit suspicious, I wouldn't want some scripts
> to mess around with Solaris native packages behind by back, etc. But I guess
> there is no harm in calling pkgchk.
yeah - the only side effect of not being able to get results from
pkgchk is that you may end up installing pkgsrc packages for stuff
like Xpm, instead of using the Solaris provided libraries.