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Re: pkgin command semantics (was package version numbering change)

* On 2019-09-11 at 14:13 BST, Greg Troxel wrote:

> Jonathan Perkin <> writes:
> > ug or fug?  ug will only upgrade non-automatic packages.
> Can somebody understand why there is "ug", and when it is
> reasonable/rational to sue it?

Basically, never :)  One useful operation might be to upgrade only
pkg_install and pkgin prior to a full-upgrade, which may be closer to
its intended original purpose if mimicking apt behaviour, but even
then there may still be unintended upgrades if some core library gets
gets bumped.

Jonathan Perkin  -  Joyent, Inc.  -

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