[clc-devel] If package fails to build in(under?)pretendroot,is that considered a bug?
jukka at karsikkopuu.net
Thu Nov 17 17:03:24 UTC 2005
Predrag Ivanovic kirjoitti:
>As subject line says.what do you guys think about that?
>I rarely have problems building packages using Han's modified pkgutils,
>and using pretendroot as safety net prevented few disasters with my own broken
>ports(I know,I know 'you learn from mistakes' <g>).
>Anyway,two packages I had problems with recently(both from base),
>groff and procps. First,groff.
If a package fails to build under a fake root environment because it
tries to write outside the $PKG directory, it's most definitely a bug in
the port. I've committed fixes to these two ports in the new Subversion
repository, which will hopefully be put into use soon. I don't think Per
is going to update the old CVS tree anymore.
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