Package Building in the Large
infofarmer at FreeBSD.org
Thu Nov 22 15:39:40 PST 2007
On Thu, Nov 22, 2007 at 07:13:04AM -0800, Jason C. Wells wrote:
> Not all dependencies had a package built for them. For my list of 31 ports
> that I actually desired to build there was a dependency list (make
> all-depends-list) of 758 ports. Of those 758 ports there were 427 packages
> built. I also ended up with shared a library version problem in at least
> one port (grip) in spite of having started my build with a completely
> vacant /usr/local.
> I would also like the portmanagers to know that I think they do a bang-up
> job. I just have my ultra narrow fussy roll your own way of doing things.
> I am looking for the right method _for me_. All of the above is no
I usually just use "pkg_create -b" within simple shell scripts.
It's as simple as it gets and works every time.
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