Subject: Re: Using pkgsrc for an OpenSolaris distro
To: Moinak Ghosh <Moinak.Ghosh@Sun.COM>
From: None <email@example.com>
Date: 12/28/2005 17:11:04
On Wed, 28 Dec 2005 22:34:46 +0530
Moinak Ghosh <Moinak.Ghosh@Sun.COM> wrote:
> In fact we have already tested Pkgsrc on BeleniX. We got hold of the
> bootstrap kit and built it.
> Subsequently we pulled packages from the the Solaris 9 binary
> repository which worked out
> of the box.
> However as far as I understand a repository for BeleniX will require
> packages with a default
> LOCALBASE of "/" as we'd want Pkgsrc to manage the entire software base.
Hmm... I wonder if you could create a meta package 'BeleniX-base' which would
pull in other packages like: