Subject: Re: Upgrading emulators/suse* packages with pkg_chk?
To: Geert Hendrickx <>
From: Hauke Fath <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 05/11/2006 14:29:06
Am 11.05.2006 um 14:09 Uhr +0200 schrieb Geert Hendrickx:
>  > - how would I upgrade to the suse v10 packages which changed the naming
>>  pattern? Does it suffice to just exchange equivalent packages in
>>  pkgchk.conf, or would that break?
>Untested: remove all suse91_* packages from pkgchk.conf, and add
>SUSE_PREFER=10.0 to /etc/mk.conf.  This way, packages needing linux
>libraries will depend on the suse10_* versions and drag them in.

Does SUSE_PREFER also influence the pkg_chk run, or just the build? 
I'd rather not repackage everything that uses linux emulation...


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