Subject: Re: (Incomplete) List of pkgsrc Improvements
To: Dieter Baron <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 07/31/2007 12:34:51
On Tue, 31 Jul 2007, Dieter Baron wrote:
> 1.2 make pkg_add use a config file
>  GOAL: Currently, some aspects of pkg_add can be controlled via
> environment variables (e.g. wether rc.d scripts are placed in
> /etc/rc.d).  I would like pkg_add to use a config file for these kind
> of settings instead.

s/instead/in addition/, to keep backward compatibility.

BTW, what I'm missing is some way to do pkg upgrades. Either for a single 
one (plus "fix all dependencies") or -- more important for me - for a full 
update ("bring me to the latest quarterly release, updating everything 

  - Hubert