implemented features (Re: Decision time....)

Justin C. Sherrill justin at
Wed Jun 6 19:02:56 PDT 2007

On Wed, June 6, 2007 5:12 pm, Matthew Dillon wrote:

> Despite its major shortcomings (wanting a writable /usr/pkg directory
> tree, and an inability to update packages without putting the system
> into a half-upgraded state which might then fail to complete)... despite
> that, it is the best we can do without limited resources.

There's actually a good number of ways to get all pkgsrc packages upgraded
without taking a chance on failing, though they are all slightly involved:

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