Subject: Re: pkgsrc on case-insensitive filesystem
To: Georg Schwarz <>
From: Julio M. Merino Vidal <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 09/11/2006 21:40:44
On 9/11/06, Georg Schwarz <> wrote:
> Am 11.09.2006 um 10:58 schrieb Julio M. Merino Vidal:
> > The directory that holds pkgsrc must be case sensitive.  Otherwise you
> > cannot even do a checkout of the tree.
> uh? I'm doing so on a stock MacOS 10.

How so?  Maybe you are using a HFS+ case-sensitive as the root
filesystem?  Otherwise CVS will complain when checking out devel/cvs,
or p5-JCode, or who knows what...  at least it happened to me.

Julio M. Merino Vidal <>
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