Subject: Re: Adding DESTDIR support to pkg_add
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Hubert Feyrer <email@example.com>
Date: 01/09/2006 15:23:53
On Mon, 9 Jan 2006 firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> (b) Any temporary storage should be affected via DESTDIR as well IMO,
> e.g. DESTDIR/var/tmp be used. That's important for install media as
I guess that' can be implemented via the PKG_TMPDIR variable. From
PKG_TMPDIR Staging directory for installing packages, defaults to
/var/tmp. Set to directory with lots of free disk if you run
out of space when installing a binary package.
> (c) If -I was not specified, the scripts have to be run chrooted. In the
> longer run, we should add a flag for this to allow a bypass for "safe"
> scripts, but that wouldn't be the general case I think.
(I guess this is where it gets hairy :-)