Subject: Re: packages
To: None <>
From: Curt Sampson <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 02/24/1998 09:12:42
On Mon, 23 Feb 1998, Joseph Sarkes wrote:

> It made /usr/pkg to install into. When I tried to
> install the gmake pkg it complains no /usr/share/info/dir and a few other
> following error messages.

Something's quite wrong there. Can you do a `pkg_info -v' on the
.tgz file you're trying to install, and post here both that and
the error messages you get when trying to do the pkg_add? I've just
checked the package and my installation of it, and it uses


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