[nycbug-talk] mtree

pete wright nomadlogic
Wed Jan 25 11:13:33 EST 2006

On 1/25/06, Jan Schaumann <jschauma at netmeister.org> wrote:
> pete wright <nomadlogic at gmail.com> wrote:
> > while I'd love to use pkgsrc, heck I'd love to use BSD in general, but
> > that is unfortunately not an option.  It seems we have put all our
> > egg's in the rpm basket.  Thanks Jan!
> Ugh.  rpm.  Oh well.
> You should be able to create an rpm from the pkgsrc files, though,
> fairly easily.
> cvs -d anoncvs at anoncvs.netbsd.org:/cvsroot co pkgsrc/pkgtools/mtree
> cd pkgsrc/pkgtools/mtree/files
> Here you will find the portable sources of NetBSD's mtree.  It's got a
> configure script and all that jazz, so you'd just have to write an rpm
> spec file to install in your preferred location and build an rpm.

ahh...ok, i'll have to give that a shot then.  thanks!

> -Jan
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