[PC-BSD Testing] Inconsistence: meta-packages install name does not match the filename

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.org
Fri Dec 28 07:19:52 PST 2012


On 12/28/2012 07:43, Live user wrote:
> For example, the package XBMC, to be installed requires
>
> # pc-metapkgmanager add XBMC
>
> While in mirror the packages is named xbmc-11.0_6.txz
>
> Wouldn't be a better idea to allow meta-pkgmanager install via
>
> # pc-metapkgmanager add xbmc
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This is a good idea, I'm going to be doing a lot of work improving this
for 9.1.1, along with full pkgng support with a complete repo, so in the
future you can use pc-metapkgmanager, or pkg add <name> and get the same
stuff :)

-- 
Kris Moore
PC-BSD Software
iXsystems



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