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Re: pkg_summary(5) ordering

On Thu, 29 Aug 2019 at 08:26, Jonathan Perkin <> wrote:
> Hi all,
> Is anyone aware of any utilities that depend on the rather ad-hoc (and
> not guaranteed, e.g. CONFLICTS can come before PKGNAME depending on
> plist order) ordering of pkg_summary(5) entries?

If I understand your question correctly, pkgin does. The ordering is
done by `pkg_info -X *gz | bzip2 > pkg_summary.bz2`.

Ottavio Caruso

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