Subject: Re: Guide: pkgsrc on Solaris
To: Roland Illig <>
From: None <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 02/23/2006 01:20:38
On Tue, 21 Feb 2006 19:09:50 +0100
Roland Illig <> wrote:

> wrote:
> > Hi, I have just finished writing a guide on how to use pkgsrc on
> > OpenSolaris. It tells you how to set up the necessary pkgsrc infrastructure
> > and provides a link to a set of my scripts and mk.conf files, which make it
> > very easy to deploy pkgsrc on Solaris. In particular:
> > 
> > - How to build packages inside a chroot jail
> > - How to bootstrap GCC from pkgsrc
> > - How to use SunPro and GCC compilers with pkgsrc
> > - How to make the most of SMP hardware to speed up package builds
> > 
> > The guide is located here:
> > Let me know if you have any questions, or if you find any errors.
> Looks great. And it is very different from what the pkgsrc guide 
> mentions about Solaris.
> A fix for the problem in chapter 06 is appended. Please try it.

Hi, I can't test your patch, because I can't remember which package was failing
under those conditions. It looks like your patch does the right thing. Will it
be committed to pkgsrc?