Subject: Re: Default for PKG_SYSCONFBASE
To: Julio M. Merino Vidal <>
From: Matthias Scheler <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 06/04/2007 13:36:49
On Sun, Jun 03, 2007 at 05:20:28PM +0200, Julio M. Merino Vidal wrote:
> So I propose we change the default PKG_SYSCONFBASE from PREFIX/etc to  
> point to /etc/pkg.  What would you think of such change?

I wouldn't object because I use that configuration myself.

But I'm not convinced that it works very well for binary packages.
Things in "${PREFIX}/etc" can be part of the binary packages, things
in "/etc/pkg" can't. So it properly requires a lot of cleanup.

	Kind regards

Matthias Scheler