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Re: pkgtools/osabi is useless

>On Mon, Oct 27, 2014 at 12:12:47AM +0000, Aleksey Cheusov wrote:
>> Module Name:	pkgsrc
>> Committed By:	cheusov
>> Date:		Mon Oct 27 00:12:47 UTC 2014
>> Modified Files:
>> 	pkgsrc/pkgtools/pkg_install/files/lib:
>> Log Message:
>> New config parameter IGNORE_OSABI was added to pkg_install.conf.
>> If it is "yes", pkgtools/osabi package does not check kernel version.
>> Oked by bouyer@
>I like this feature, but would much prefer if we specified features in
>terms of the positive, rather than the negative: i.e.
>is much easier for my poor brain to comprehend, especially compared to

The problem is pkgsrc bootstrap does not install pkg_install.conf
config. I also cannot find it on NetBSD 6.1. This is why I implemented

>Also, I didn't see any public discussion about this - it would have been
>good to have that, since I think your change would have had a lot of

We are here.


Best regards, Aleksey Cheusov.

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