Who installed games on my system?

Lowell Gilbert freebsd-questions-local at be-well.no-ip.com
Wed Aug 20 05:29:54 PDT 2003

"Charles Howse" <chowse at charter.net> writes:

> After yesterday's cvsup and buildworld, I see that the games have been
> installed.

By default, that's right.  "/usr/src/games"
There's a make.conf variable to disable that.

> I select the kernel-developer distribution when installing, and that
> doesn't include games.


> I 'did' elect to cvsup all the ports and all the source code, but how
> did the games get installed?

Then you installed from the full source base, which does.
[Until 5.x, where they were trimmed back to only the "games" that
aren't actually games, like factor(6) and so on.]

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