DragonFly users List (threaded) for 2010-09
Re: chlamydia inconsistency? part II.
On Sat, 25 Sep 2010 10:53:33 -0700 (PDT)
Matthew Dillon <email@example.com> wrote:
> A couple of things note when messing with pkgsrc:
> * Remember that /usr/pkg also tends to contain configuration files
> that you may have edited, in /usr/pkg/etc, so don't accidently blow away
> stuff you need.
> * When doing major messing around with pkgsrc it might be prudent to
> create a chroot'd copy of the system and do the messing around
> inside the chroot instead of on the main system's directory tree.
> It's easiest to just cpdup a copy of various things into the chroot,
> and remember to do the second mount_devfs. A more complex scenario
> would involve a mix of cpdup and mount_null null mounts to construct
> the chroot environment.
This is my standard recipe for constructing a pkgsrc build chroot
make DESTDIR=$DIR installworld
make DESTDIR=$DIR distribution
mount_null /usr/pkgsrc $DIR/usr/pkgsrc
mount_null /dev $DIR/dev
I build with WRKOBJDIR=/usr/pkgobj so the build doesn't
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