updating pkgsrc with git trouble

Peter Avalos pavalos at theshell.com
Thu Sep 24 10:52:51 PDT 2009

On Thu, Sep 24, 2009 at 08:27:42AM -0700, Matthew Dillon wrote:
> :> Could we handle it with 'make upgrade' or it would be too intrusive
> :> for the user?
> :
> :	If it wiped /usr/pkgsrc/distfiles it would be a pain - if it
> :carefully preserved that then I think it would be fine.
> :
> :-- 
> :Steve O'Hara-Smith                          |   Directable Mirror Arrays
>     It would be preserved by the git pull, but I think it would be
>     too intrusive.  make upgrade has always worked without network
>     connectivity before and I think it is important that it continue
>     to do so.

I agree with this.  I have local changes to my pkgsrc/ cvs dir and
wiping it out with make upgrade would be quite annoying.

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