Annotation of wikisrc/projects/project/pkgsrc-unpriv.mdwn, revision 1.1

1.1     ! jmmv        1: [[!template id=project
        !             2: 
        !             3: title="Unprivileged pkgsrc builds"
        !             4: 
        !             5: contact="""
        !             6: [tech-pkg](mailto:tech-pkg@NetBSD.org)
        !             7: """
        !             8: 
        !             9: category="pkgsrc"
        !            10: difficulty=""
        !            11: 
        !            12: description="""
        !            13: To create packages that are usable by anyone, pkgsrc currently requires that
        !            14: packages be built with superuser privileges. It is already possible to use
        !            15: pkgsrc in great parts without such privileges, but there haven't been many
        !            16: thoughts about how the resulting binary packages should be specified. For
        !            17: example, many packages don't care at all about the owner/group of their files,
        !            18: as long as they are not publicly overwritable.  In the end, the binary packages
        !            19: should be as independent from the build environment as possible.
        !            20: 
        !            21: For more information about the current state, see the How to use pkgsrc as
        !            22: non-root section in the pkgsrc guide,
        !            23: [Jörg's mail on DESTDIR support](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/tech-pkg/2006/10/09/0000.html)
        !            24: as well as pkgsrc/mk/unprivileged.mk.
        !            25: """
        !            26: ]]

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