cvs commit: src/usr.sbin/pkg_install/create create.h main.c perform.c pkg_create.1

Kirill Ponomarew krion at
Fri Nov 11 21:29:34 GMT 2005

On Fri, Nov 11, 2005 at 04:13:07PM -0500, Parv wrote:
> in message <200511110808.jAB884DO074943 at>,
> wrote Kirill Ponomarew thusly...
> >
> ...
> > date: 2005/11/08 20:48:26;  author: krion;  state: Exp;  lines: +1 -0
> > Introduce 3 new options for pkg_create(1), -x for using basic
> > regular expressions for pkg-name, -E for extended regexps and -G
> > for exact matching.  These new options are only meaningful when
> > using the -b flag of pkg_create(1), and that the default for the
> > -b parameter is now to do glob matching, as in other pkg_foo
> > utilities that support package patterns.
> Thanks much.
> Is there any plan, now or later, to match up all the regex options
> in various pkg_* commands?  pkg_info (on 5.4) currently has -[xX]
> for regex; above will introduce -[ExG], where -x option seem to be
> doing the same thing both in pkg_info & pkg_create.  I notice that
> pkg_create uses -X for exclusion.  Hmm...

Yeah, probably I'll standardize the flags between pkg_* tools.


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