removing base system software, part 2
cswiger at mac.com
Mon May 26 14:10:45 PDT 2003
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> however, sendmail is still present on the system, as are other utilities like
> telnet. disabling them is not a problem; i want them to be removed safely.
If you perform a clean reinstallation from the version you compiled with
the appropriate /etc/make.conf flags defined, then try doing a:
find / -mtime +10
...to identify all older files.
> pkg_* utilities are not used to do this. i have no packages installed except
> for the man pages ( on top of the base system installation ). how do i
> control what the base system installs?
You cannot. You can change what constitutes the "base system" as
discussed above, but the base system is one "package" and is not divisible.
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