Building NanoBSD with ports and packages
eugen at kuzbass.ru
Thu Apr 26 05:45:20 UTC 2007
Jordan Coleman wrote:
> > Just add to your nanobsd.conf:
> > NANO_CUSTOMIZE="/path/to/localfiles"
> > Place packages to /path/to/Pkg subdirectory.
> > Here comes the script "localfiles":
> Okay, neat. Looks like it'll do the trick. This is pretty close to
> (but better thought-out than) the approach I had been thinking about.
> I'm wondering, is it possible/practical/safe to do port "make
> install"s inside the chroot to avoid having to have pre-built
> packages? Is there a simpler way?
I prefer to keep pre-built packages. It takes less time to rebuild Nano
image then. And makes software behavour more stable.
And takes less space in the NANO_WORLDDIR. You can always build
a port outside of Nano world and obtain a package using 'pkg_create -b'.
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