portmaster asking if switch to new pkg format- is it needed
edwardmartinez at openmailbox.org
Fri May 16 00:08:37 PDT 2014
On 5/15/2014 11:44 PM, John Marino wrote:
> On 5/16/2014 06:54, Edward M wrote:
>> I just installed portmaster from dports and once the installation ended
>> i'm presented
>> with this message:
>> Enable PKGNG as your package format:
>> # echo 'WITH_PKGNG=yes" >> /etc/make.conf
>> Then convert your /var/db/pkg database to the new pkg format:
>> my question is DragonFly is already using pkgng and was wondering if is
>> safe or needed to
>> execute the above instructions- afraid of breaking stuff?
> ignore this. DF never used the old format.
Thank you for the reply.
I'm still learning the new dports system and was worry of
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