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Re: Progres?

> Why bother porting non-base packages, since FreeBSD has linux
> emulation mode?

What?  Why emulate when you can compile natively?

> It seems to me that dpkg and apt are not compatible with BSD
> ports.  What debian-bsd needs is a good packaging system, that
> handles dependencies properly, dist-upgrade properly, etc.

How is this Debian?  Why not just enhance pkg_add?

> Isn't this the whole reason for debian-bsd - a proper packaging
> system?

Seems like all you need is the ports tree and a couple of shell
scripts to automate upgrades.

> And what a waste a bandwidth with all sorts of people running
> cvsup from their cron.  Give me binary packages and apt upgrade.

So run dpkg and apt in emulation.

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