Subject: Re: Crosscompiling
To: Bill Studenmund <>
From: Tim Rightnour <>
List: tech-toolchain
Date: 12/27/1999 18:11:26
On 28-Dec-99 Bill Studenmund wrote:
> I agree distribution flexibility is good (only getting the bits you need).
> I'm just seriously questioning why we would want to not use the package
> system to do it.

Perhaps if the proposal to replace the sets with a fine grained pkg system-like
install ever comes to fruitition.. alot of this will become moot.

While I agree it should live in pkgsrc..  the one danger of this is that
binaries might not get build in time for release..  that would be unfortunate.

Tim Rightnour <>
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