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Re: Suppress binary package install warnings on teeny OS changes (Was: Making it easier to get and use pkgsrc)

On Sun, Dec 12, 2010 at 11:07:24PM +0100, Thomas Klausner wrote:
 > > pkgsrc on Linux has its own issues with warnings, with binary packages 
 > > being
 > > installed on the host that build them giving warnings such as
 > > "pkg_add: Linux/x86_64 2.6.18 (pkg) vs. Linux/x86_64
 > > 2.6.18-164.11.1.el5 (this host)"
 > Oh, that's weird. Where's this "-164.11.1.el5" coming from, is that
 > the IP address? ;)

That's the vendor version; "el" is for Red Hat Eleet^W Enterprise Linux.

David A. Holland

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