pkg_radd improvements

Dongsheng Song at
Thu Aug 6 18:45:08 PDT 2009

I think avalon site maybe should append 'NameWidth=*' to IndexOptions.

Is avalon mirror iso images or snapshorts?

By the way, I found lots of subdirectories in forbidden state, and
directory 'All' only
display very limited packages at chlamydia:

-- Dongsheng Song

On Thu, Aug 6, 2009 at 12:48, Justin C.
Sherrill<justin at> wrote:
> If you're using 2.3.1 or 2.3.2, pkg_radd should work now to install
> packages from pkgsrc-2009Q2.  I finally managed to get a complete set
> built.
> Also, if you're on a 2.2.x system, pkg_radd will default to
> for downloads.  I have a redirectmatch rule now on
> pkgbox that will send those requests to avalon, where the same packages
> are available but the bandwidth is better.
> I've done limited testing of pkg_radd on 2.3.1 and 2.2.1, and it appears
> to be working better.  pkg_radd should work to install anything that has
> matching binaries on at this point.  (Tell me if
> I'm wrong.)

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