Subject: Re: pkg_summary
To: None <>
From: Joerg Sonnenberger <>
List: pkgsrc-users
Date: 06/13/2007 20:56:25
On Wed, Jun 13, 2007 at 01:47:29PM -0500, Jeremy C. Reed wrote:
> On Wed, 13 Jun 2007, Aleksey Cheusov wrote:
> > > As for updating or rebuilding -- Maybe we can make a script that removes 
> > > non-existent data from pkg_summary and adds new data. That should be way 
> > > faster than creating entire pkg_summary each time.
> > I can write this util if nobody is already doing this.
> Yes, please do it. Can you do it with sh and awk or sh and sed? (I think 
> that will be good enough so we can easily re-use it.)

You know that such a tool still has to call pkg_info as the data can
change without the filename being different?