removing base system software, part 2
matt at gsicomp.on.ca
Sun May 25 19:42:43 PDT 2003
> hi all,
> i followed the procedure in the handbook for the make
> after editing make.conf. everything worked fine.
> however, sendmail is still present on the system, as are other utilities
> telnet. disabling them is not a problem; i want them to be removed
> pkg_* utilities are not used to do this. i have no packages installed
> for the man pages ( on top of the base system installation ). how do i
> control what the base system installs?
The base system includes lots of things, including sendmail (all version of
FreeBSD) and perl (FreeBSD 4 and earlier.) The only way to remove these
things entirely is to delete them by hand.
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