[PC-BSD Pbi-dev] News on the PBI development front!

Charles A. Landemaine charles at pcbsd.org
Sat Aug 18 08:37:43 PDT 2007


On Sat, 18 Aug 2007 06:32:47 -0300, Andrei Kolu <antik at raidon.eu> wrote:
> *AND* on custom ports tree- applications installed from ports. The  
> problem is
> that pkg_added or who knows what script does not check base system if  
> some
> port is already installed (maybe newer one) and then PBI breaks all  
> coherency
> by installing older ports/packages and destroys dependencies after
> deinstallation.
> PBIs should be all self-contained IMHO. Everything else should be
> triplechecked and more sophisticated on checking base system  
> installation. I
> personally can't stand "pkg_add" at all.

As I said, pkg_add is now banned. PBIs have always been supposed to be  
self-contained.

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Charles A. Landemaine.
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