stagedir vs. jail

Matthew Seaman matthew at
Sun Oct 13 15:51:34 UTC 2013

On 13/10/2013 15:30, Peter Looyenga wrote:
> I know this method is frowned upon because it's not a method which was
> intended to be used by end users, but I have to disagree with you here: this
> setting seems to work flawlessly in disabling staging.

Until you try to install a port that has been converted to use staging,
when it will likely fail.  You're only getting apparent successes at the
moment because the staging conversion process has only recently begun.



Dr Matthew J Seaman MA, D.Phil.

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