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Date:      Tue, 31 Dec 2002 19:23:28 +0100 (MET)
From:      Michael Grant <mg-fbsd3@grant.org>
To:        freebsd-questions@freebsd.org
Subject:   installing software question
Message-ID:  <200212311823.gBVINSJ14710@splat.grant.org>

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When I install something from the ports collection, the makefile
nicely generates a packing list so I can deinstall it at a later time.

Is there an easy way to do this if I download some random tar file for 
which I would normally untar it, ./configure, and make install?  

In other words, I install something which is not in the ports
collection manually, I'd like to generate a packing list so I can use
pkg_delete to remove it.  Is there an easy way to do this?

Michael Grant

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