Subject: Re: bin/32589
To: None <,,>
From: Joerg Sonnenberger <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 09/22/2006 20:35:02
The following reply was made to PR bin/32589; it has been noted by GNATS.

From: Joerg Sonnenberger <>
Subject: Re: bin/32589
Date: Fri, 22 Sep 2006 22:31:05 +0200

 On Fri, Sep 22, 2006 at 07:25:01PM +0000, Daniel de Kok wrote:
 >  How about this patch? FreeBSD exits when a directory could not be created.
 >  Since this may cause breakage, I have only added a warning.
 But this is a hard error, since the expectation are not matched.
 The reason why I created the PR (which I had completely forgotten...)
 was that a number of pkgsrc script did not bail out as expected.
 And of course the patch contains a lot of unrelated changes.