Subject: Re: pkg_comp on other platforms
To: Louis Guillaume <email@example.com>
From: Todd Vierling <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 06/20/2006 13:56:42
On 6/19/06, Louis Guillaume <email@example.com> wrote:
> pkg_comp is ONLY_FOR_PLATFORM= NetBSD-*-* for obvious reasons.
> But I find it to be such a wonderful tool I'd be interested in helping
> to identify the minimum required components in the chroot environment on
> Linux, AIX and Mac OS X.
> Has anyone else begun work on this?
Just as a FYI, pkg_comp will not work at all on Interix -- too many
tools on that platform are wrapping around Win32 tools that are
forbidden from running in a chroot environment. As to the other
platforms, go for it!
-- Todd Vierling <firstname.lastname@example.org> <email@example.com> <firstname.lastname@example.org>