Subject: Re: pkgsrc on SMP machines
To: Dieter Baron <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Hubert Feyrer <email@example.com>
Date: 12/19/2005 03:14:45
On Sun, 18 Dec 2005, Dieter Baron wrote:
>> Please explain. Do yourself, what make(1) already do today?
> More or less. We may be able to use make for (part of) this, if we
> have a target that (a) deinstalls all packages that are not
> dependencies of the package to be built, (b) installs all
> dependencies, (c) builds the package.
See pkgsrc/mk/bulk's bulk-install (or bulk-package, if you want to
deinstall the package afterwards). Be careful not runing this out of the
blue as it DOES (a) :-)