[PC-BSD Support] PC-BSD PBI viewer and <what if> expanation
kris at pcbsd.com
Mon May 18 06:07:21 PDT 2009
Rance Hall wrote:
> Is there a way to download a pbi and before installing it ask it what
> changes its going to make to the system? SOME PBIs are more invasive
> than others and it would be nice to be able to look and see whats
> going to happen before it does.
> Example, the current qemu pbi still includes an old aqemu version that
> is incompatible with the version of qemu that is installed. would be
> nice to know this BEFORE installing something that I just have to
> uninstall later.
> Support mailing list
> Support at lists.pcbsd.org
If you wish to inspect a PBI pre-installation, you can always use the
That'll extract its contents to a folder in your homedir and you can
then inspect them before anything gets loaded up.
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