pkgng suggestion: renaming /usr/sbin/pkg to /usr/sbin/pkg-bootstrap

Eitan Adler lists at
Fri Aug 24 02:24:16 UTC 2012

On 23 August 2012 22:15, Steve Wills <swills at> wrote:
> On Aug 23, 2012, at 10:08 PM, Eitan Adler wrote:
>> On 23 August 2012 22:05, Steve Wills <swills at> wrote:
>>> Why can't one of those steps be to run "pkg-bootstrap"?
>> Because the how-to may not be for a new system ;)
> The possibility of bad docs somewhere outside of our control, when we can (and I am actively working on) document(ing) pkgng for the handbook seems kinda thin. It's not even "Something's wrong on the Internet!" (, it's "Something might some day be wrong on the Internet!"

It isn't a problem of bad docs. Its a problem of the user following
some not-for-new-systems documentation and getting very confused when
they see "command not found.". It is practically the definition of

Eitan Adler

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