Subject: Re: (Incomplete) List of pkgsrc Improvements
To: Joerg Sonnenberger <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 07/31/2007 12:33:20
On Tue, 31 Jul 2007, Joerg Sonnenberger wrote:
>> 3.2 use sqlite3 for pkg_summary
> I don't agree on this. pkg_summary as plain text is IMO far preferable,
> because it is a better distribution format. Doesn't mean it shouldn't be
> indexed as well, but the primary format should stay as plain text.

Seconded. People[1] are starting to use it, so changing it now is a bit 


  - Hubert