On Thu, 29 May 2008 22:06:22 +0100, Chris Whitehouse <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > Hi > > What's the difference between packages made by these two methods? > > Eg I have youtube_dl installed. From within the youtube_dl port directory > > # make package-recursive > > resulted in > -rw-r--r-- 1 root wheel 8389 29 May 21:14 > /usr/ports/packages/All/youtube_dl-2008.04.20.tbz > > whereas from within my home directory > > % pkg_create -Rb youtube_dl-2008.04.20 > > resulted in > -rw-r--r-- 1 chrisw chrisw 8281 29 May 21:22 youtube_dl-2008.04.20.tbz
Packages are just 'tarballs with extra stuff'. You can extract the two tarballs and use `diff -r' to see where they differ :) _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"