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Re: install/38458: documentation error

The following reply was made to PR install/38458; it has been noted by GNATS.

From: "Jeremy C. Reed" <>
Subject: Re: install/38458: documentation error 
Date: Fri, 18 Apr 2008 16:38:40 -0500 (CDT)

 On Fri, 18 Apr 2008, wrote:
 > documentation give  
 > "env CVS_RSH=ssh cvs -d 
 > checkout pkgsrc"
 > to install bootstrap kit from source
 > but it need to have /bootstrap at the end. 
 > "env CVS_RSH=ssh cvs -d 
 > checkout pkgsrc/bootstrap"
 That would be very incomplete. The bootstrap uses parts in other pkgsrc 
 directories. One could argue that it would be nice to old download and 
 bootstrap just what is needed for pkg_install, but most use pkgsrc builds 
 too, so having entire pkgsrc tree is useful then.
   Jeremy C. Reed

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