Subject: Re: sed and pkg_rolling-replace on Solaris/SPARC
To: Matthias Scheler <>
From: Mehul N. Sanghvi <>
List: pkgsrc-users
Date: 06/29/2007 11:10:11
Matthias Scheler said the following on 6/29/2007 8:09 AM:
> On Fri, Jun 29, 2007 at 12:20:13AM -0400, Mehul N. Sanghvi wrote:
>> pkg_rolling-replace uses 'sed -E' which seems to fail when running on 
>> Solaris. I've tried both 'gsed' and the Solaris supplied 'sed'.  Neither 
>>  has an option
>> called -E.  Does anyone know how to get about this ?
> Does using "nbsed" fix the problem?
> 	Kind regards

Yes that fixed the problem.  How do I report "bugs" or "enhancement" requests 
for tools ?



Mehul N. Sanghvi