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Re: [GSoC] Add support for FreeBSD package format, RPM and Debian packages(if time allows) to pkgsrc

On Tue, 31 May 2011 16:58:27 +0900, Benny Siegert 
<> wrote:

On Mon, May 30, 2011 at 16:45, Jeremy C. Reed <> 
cd pkgsrc/x11/xterm
make PKG_FLAVOR=rpm install

Please use something other than flavor for this (maybe PKG_FORMAT?).
OpenBSD and MirBSD call package options "flavors", so this would
create unnecessary confusion.

It's not a new feature for pkgsrc, but already there.
See pkgsrc/mk/flavor/README (and

OBATA Akio /

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